Why Choose Amuse Bouche?

Amuse Bouche is a different food services company. When you call you will talk directly with Carmen, meet with Carmen, and Carmen will prepare the food. Because we are smaller we are more flexible, have better quality control, and are willing and able to meet with you to discuss your unique needs. Inviting an Executive Chef into your home is easy with Amuse Bouche.

Carmen Applegath will be involved with every detail from planning to execution, and will be the only person you speak with when planning your gathering with a free consultation in your home. So have a “family dinner” without the work or entertain clients with just one phone call.


Chef Carmen Applegath is the owner and executive chef of Amuse Bouche. Graduate of the DuBrulle French Culinary Institute in Vancouver, B.C. with over 20 years experience in the culinary industry as a chef at wide variety of kitchens and venues.

Some of these include the world-renowned Four Seasons Hotel in Vancouver and Newport Beach, California, four star destinations like Langara Fishing Lodge, Mike Wiegle Helisking, and The Hart House Restaurant in Vancouver.

Carmen has also taught the art of culinary discipline throughout Vancouver including Vancouver Community College. Her belief is that in order to "nourish the body as well as the soul, one must prepare food with passion and conviction and you will taste the difference”.

For a free consultation Contact Chef Carmen Today!