Chris Weist

Executive Chef
(859) 392-8266

Chef Chris, a native of Cincinnati, cut his culinary teeth at age 16, learning to cook steaks to temperature at a local restaurant. He then went on to graduate from the prestigious Culinary Institute of America in New York, worked under talented chefs from New York to California, and spent time in Aspen and The Big Island of Hawaii. Chris has a great working knowledge of many types of cuisine and varied cooking techniques. Among his many accomplishments is cooking along side Emeril Lagasse in Seymour Indiana for his Food Network program “Kick your School Lunch up a Notch.” Chris lived in Hawaii for 2 years, allowing him to get in touch with exotic ingredients that found their way to the back door on a daily basis, including fresh fruits and vegetables and, of course, the finest seafood, which he caught and cooked. For the last 10 years, Chris has been honing his skills on the road and delivering restaurant quality food at varied locations, including catering in some of the finest homes for future presidents, and many off site events of various sizes. In 2012 and 2013 Chris was voted Best Chef of Northern Kentucky by NKY Magazine beating out not only catering chefs, but all chefs of northern Kentucky!

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With multiple exquisite venues in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky, a reputation for providing delectable cuisine and unparalleled service, and more than 50 years experience in the food and catering industry, the future of McHale’s Events and Catering is unlimited.

Our goal is to continue to exceed all expectations in the area of on-premise and off-premise catering services in the Cincinnati area.

Lowe Wedding Reception

Brent, Thank you so much for everything you have done to make August 5, 2017 the best day of our lives. You have been kind, willing to meet all of our requests and extremely flexible throughout... Read More

Lowe Wedding Reception

Brent, Thank you for a job well done to you and your staff! The reception was fabulous. The room was beautiful, the food was delicious and the staff very attentive. We will recommend Mchale's... Read More

Elizabeth Zerhusen

I cannot say enough about how wonderful The Grand is. As soon as we walked into the space, we knew it would be the perfect venue for our reception. What we didn't know was how amazing the entire... Read More

LeMaster & Schulz Wedding Reception

Lindsay was amazing and made the whole thing easy for us. She answered any questions quickly and we were just so greatful to have her.  The banquet manager was amazing she met us outside before we... Read More

Casey Abernathy & Matt Watkins

Jen was the first person I met at the New Riff vendor night and I'm happy I was able to work with her as my consultant. She was extremely helpful with helping me determine which package was best... Read More

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   contact (@) mchalescatering.com
  (859) 442-7776
  (859) 291-9663
1622 Dixie Hwy
Park Hills, KY 41011

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