Chef Rosie O’Connor

Rosie O’Connor is the award-winning Chef-Owner of Provecho Grill and Xicana CaliMex. In 2015, she became the first chef to be honored with both the Pinnacle Award and People’s Choice Award at the SoCal Chef Open. She was presented with the Volunteer Service Award by President Barack Obama in 2015, one of her proudest achievements yet.

As a chef and TV personality, she appeared on Southern California’s Let’s Dine Out TV and The Cooking Channel’s Farmer’s Market Flip, where she and teammate, Xiomara Hall, competed and won in 2017. She has also been featured in TV spots and commercials for companies like SoCal Gas. On her blog,, she publishes food stories, and recipes. She is also a contributing columnist for the Menifee Buzz, recounting her culinary adventures to thousands of readers each week.

Through CaliMex Supper Club, Chef Rosie shares her passion for SoCal and Baja Cuisine. Joined by innovative chefs and culinary enthusiasts who love great food and delicious wines, she leads her guests on an exploration of Mexican cuisine and culture.