Chef Paige Haringa

Chef Instructor, Culinary Arts, Plant-Based Culinary Arts

paige haringa
Location: Online Programs
Favorite Dish: Pan con tomate in August with tomatoes from my garden

"Teaching aspiring chefs, I try to challenge my students to think spaciously about food—to develop a broader awareness of food and its cultural and environmental implications. I think it is important for students to relate what they learn in the classroom to their own real-world experiences. I hope my efforts empower my students to make more informed choices about food and encourage them to critically examine the expression of their trade."

Chef Paige Haringa

About

Chef Paige brings extensive experience as a culinary educator, as well as an Executive Catering Chef, Sous Chef, and Personal Chef.

She’s particularly passionate about plant-based cuisine, growing and using her own vegetables in her cooking. As a Chef Instructor, she loves the curiosity, energy, and enthusiasm of her students and enjoys getting questions from them.

Honors, Awards & Affiliations

  • ServSafe® Manager
  • ServSafe® Instructor and Proctor

Professional EXPERIENCE

  • Personal Chef - Tiny Spoon Chef, Greater Boston, MA
  • Associate Professor - Newbury College (School of Culinary Studies), Brookline, MA
  • Culinary Educator - The Food Project, Boston, MA
  • Chef - Gallery Grill, Tequesta, FL
  • Executive Catering Chef - Compass Group, Boca Raton, FL
  • Sous Chef - Devotay, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Café Baker - Garrison Market, Garrison, NY
  • Personal Chef - Harmony Valley Farm, Viroqua, WI

Dish Examples

Sichuan Braised Eggplant

I love to cook globally-inspired dishes, borrowing from cuisines that are predominantly plant-based.

Sichuan Braised Eggplant

Falafel with Tahini Sauce

Falafel with Tahini sauce

Bread Boule

I hate baking anything but bread—I love the process! It's such a cathartic activity that involves all of your senses.

round bread boule

Education

  • Master's of Arts in Food Studies, Boston University
  • The Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, NY
  • Bachelor of Arts in Women's Studies and Studio Art, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Special Interests

Thrifting.

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