Margarita Grilled Shrimp Recipe

Bella Petite Magazine is proud to have a celebrity chef to the stars Andre Carthen who is the personal chef to; Janet Jackson, Kathy Ireland, and Selena just to name a few contributing his favorite recipes with us and just in time for Summer grilling! Read more

Chef Maricel Presilla Latin American Cooking

BELLA PETITE LATINA PROFILE: CHEF MARICEL PRESILLA

Move over Julia, make some room for Maricel Presilla. Named Best Chef in the Mid-Atlantic region by the James Beard Foundation, she is co-owner of not one, but two pan-Latin restaurants Read more

Janet Jackson’s Personal Chef Andre Carthen Shares His Summer Fruit Salad Recipe

California Citrus and Strawberry Salad

Celebrity Chef Andre – featured in Janet Jackson’s NY Times #1 Best Seller Book “True You”

3 medium Oranges

3 medium Grapefruits

1 cup sliced strawberries

1 tbsp. Honey

2 tbsp. Raspberry Vinegar

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