Culinary professionals include chefs, cooks and food preparation workers.

In order to obtain job in culinary profession, you require an impressive cover letter to support your resume and job application package.

A tailored and employer specific cover letter can help in making a good impression to the prospective employer.

The following cover letter sample will be useful for all culinary professionals.



Sample Cover Letter for Culinary Job


333 Some North Avenue
Houston, TX 65888
(900) 800-8888
[Applicant’s Email]

October 19, 2013

Mr. John Doe
Hiring Executive
Salt and Pepper Restaurant
730 Watson Street
Vineland, NJ 52141


Dear Mr. Doe:

I am pleased to submit my application for the position of Chef at Salt and Pepper Restaurant, in response to your recent advertisement on your website. Along with my associate degree in Culinary Arts and three years’ hands-on experience in cooking, I am certain in my ability to turn out to be a fundamental member of Salt and Pepper Restaurant.

For me, culinary job is much more than a profession – it’s my passion. I am very expert in directing the activities of kitchen workers, planning menu, creating formulas, ordering food and supplies, and performing other cuisine duties. Moreover, I am extremely knowledgeable in day to day food and menu preparation at the restaurant or facility. In addition, I have worked under the supervision of renowned chefs and cooks, and gained a valuable experience. My enclosed resume exhibits all relevant skills which would make me a valuable asset of Salt and Pepper Restaurant.

Being an experienced and enthusiastic culinary professional, I’d welcome the chance to meet with you and to talk about my qualifications and cooking skills  in more detail. I will call you next week to ask about whether you need extra information. In the meantime, I can be reached at (900) 800-8888 or via email at [Email].

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Sarah Davis

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