Extraordinary service. Extraordinary food. Extraordinary experiences. That's what we stand for.
-Chef Eric Wells
TYPES OF SERVICES
An Intimate Dinner for Two
Cooking WITH CHEF WELLS COOKING Classes
Couples' Cooking Class
Chef Wells, what an exquisite fine dining experience we had for our 41st anniversary dinner. You did a splendid job in preparing our meal. Your conscientious and professional demeanor was greatly appreciated. It was the best dining out, I mean dining in, moment in our 41 years or marriage.
WHO'S IN THE KITCHEN
Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Chef Eric has always enjoyed cooking. As a youth, his mother taught him the magic of pairing different ingredients, spices and herbs to create marvelous dishes. Before she passed in 2003, Chef Eric promised his mother that he would take his passion for food and make it his career of choice.
ACHIEVEMENTS, AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Graduate of the International Culinary Arts and Sciences Institute, 2004 Culinary Instructor
Loretta Paganini School of Cooking, Chesterland
Sur La Table, Woodmere
Fisher's Foods, North Canton
Mt. Zion Church of Oakwood Village, Oakwood Village
Western Reserve School of Cooking, Cleveland
CornUcopia Place, Cleveland
Winner, Vintage Ohio Celebrity Cook-Off, 2003
2nd Place-Professional, Greater Cleveland Chili Cook-Off for Autism, 2006
Winner-People's Choice Award, Greater Cleveland Chili Cook-Off for Autism, 2008
Medalist-Cleveland's Finest Hors Contest, 2008
Named "Who's Who in Black Cleveland," 2013
Winner, Vintage Ohio Celebrity Chef Cook-Off, 2015
TV Cleveland, Channel 8, "Fox 8 in the Morning," "Good Day Cleveland" and "The Robin Swoboda Show"
TV Cleveland, Channel 5, WEWS
TV Cleveland, Channel 3, WKYC
RADIO WERE 1490 AM, Cleveland, "Basher Jones and Company"
RADIO WZAK 93.1 FM, Cleveland, "Woman to Woman with Kym Sellers"
PRINT The Cleveland Plain Dealer
PRINT Talk of Cleveland Magazine
PRINT Cuisine Noir Magazine
PRINT Cleveland Scene Magazine
PRINT The Cleveland Call and Post
PRINT Cleveland Magazine
Hurricane Katrina Relief
Autism Society of Greater Cleveland
Our Lady of the Wayside
Breast Cancer Awareness
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Hunger Network of Greater Cleveland
American Heart Association
Over 90% of Chef Wells' menus are sourced from local vendors
Including but not limited to partners such as:
D. W. Whitaker's Meats (Pork, Poultry)
Kate's Fish (Fish and Seafood)
Classic Seafood (Fish and Shellfish)
Sebastian's Meats (Beef and Veal)
Wiencek's Meats (Beef)
A&J Produce (Herbs and Vegetables)
The Basketeria (Herbs and Vegetables)
Luca's Produce (Vegetables)
an atmosphere to remember
Cooking Classes With Chef Eric Wells
Call (216) 254–2808, e-mail: info@skyeLaraes.com or request a quote by completing the Inquiry Form below.