Hawaii's Big Island Private Chef,
Caterer, Luau, Event, and Wedding Planner

Aloha! Thank you for considering Outrageous Gourmet, Big Island's premiere full service Caterer, Private Chef, Luau Specialist, Events and Wedding Planner.

Located on the sunny Kailua Kona of the Big Island of Hawaii, Outrageous Gourmet is "Winner of the Iron Chef Competition at Hualalai," and Wedding Wire's "Couples Choice Award," Host of TV Series, Pacific Blues" cooking segment, "Fresh Catch."

Private Chef Katherine Louie's signature culinary cuisine features fresh and innovative local island ingredients, and a creative fusion of flavors and making food look not only look beautiful, but also taste "Outrageous!"


Outrageous Gourmet features visually artistic presentations, unique mouthwatering flavors and just great food along with impeccable service to please the utmost discriminating palates for diverse clientele from mainland guests to private homeowners at Hualalai, Kukio, Mauna Lani, Mauna Kea, Kauna'oa, Kohala, Kailua Kona as well as resorts guests and brides to be, from all over the world, including CEO's, celebrities, and even royalty, inanition to the local community! ALL guests are treated to the same "Outrageous" catering or private chef dining experience!

Outrageous Gourmet was originally founded in 2000 as Chef Katherine's Personal Chef & Catering adventure. In 2013, Outrageous Gourmet teamed up with Chef David Paul, founder of "Lahaina Grill," which received the "Best Restaurant Award" in Maui for 15 consecutive years. In their joint venture of Outrageous Food and Events, the award winning chefs, collectively provide over 50 years combined catering and culinary expertise offering Catering, Private Chef Services, Event & Wedding Planning, in addition to great gourmet cuisine and a "Once in a Lifetime" dining experience!

Her food had captured the distinct award of “Winner of the Iron Chef Competition at Hualalai at the Four Seasons Resort -Parade of Homes” and “People’s Choice for Best Savory Dish” at the Hilton Waikoloa Sunset Tea. In addition, Chef Katherine’s creation was aired on the Food Network “BBQ with Bobby Flay” and the featured recipe received Five Star Reviews.

Katherine’s recipes are captured on TV and featured in “Pacific Blues,” a nationally syndicated television series featuring fishing in the Hawaiian Islands. Click on the "Pacific Blues" link to watch a segment.

Winner of the Iron Chef Competition

Food Network “BBQ with Bobby Flay

Pacific Blues, Cooking with Chef Katherine

Whether you are hosting a dinner party, celebrating a special event, family reunion prefer to dine in at your vacation home while relaxing in on the Big Island of Hawaii, or just deserve a pampered night off, let your own Personal Chef, Katherine take care of catering the rest. Chef Katherine has provided her personal touch and her culinary flair to many guests that have visited the Big Island or the Kohala Coast.

The Outrageous Gourmet takes great pride to ensure customized service for your specific catering and entertaining needs. Chef Katherine will put the ease in event planning a party or wedding planning or just choosing where to dine, especially for families with younger children. Finally, vacationers, Moms and Dads can enjoy a gourmet dinner at home without the stress of shopping, cooking, or worrying about the kids falling asleep at dinner table at the restaurant! With Chef Katherine, you won't have to wait for your reservations, or in long lines, or sit in crowded and loud restaurants. You will enjoy a delicious gourmet dinner at home with superb service and beautiful ambiance. An "Outrageous" dining experience is just a phone call or email away!

Private Cooking Lessons are a must for the foodies. If you have always wanted to learn secrets on how the "magic" happens with food, schedule a lesson with Chef Katherine.

Wedding Planning and Wedding Coordination were added by popular demand. By the request of brides looking for a wedding planner to help with full service coordination or just need a little help on the "Day of Coordination," Katherine can assist to create the dream wedding in addition to providing "the Best Wedding Food!"

Choose Outrageous Gourmet for your personal chef, caterer or event & wedding planner, and you will experience a "One-of-a-Kind" dining adventure of a lifetime!

Destination Wedding Planning, Coordination, and Catering

If you need Catering or are planning a Wedding on the Big Island, let Outrageous Gourmet and her team not only provide the catering, but also assist with wedding planning as your event coordinator. From start to finish, let Outrageous Gourmet help with coordinating, so you can put your mind at ease from afar. Please check out the reviews written by happy brides and their family members.



Let Chef Katherine help you coordinate the food, entertainment, and perhaps a Luau extravaganza for your family evening, event, or special celebration!


Customer Reviews

"Unbelievable!!! Beyond all expectations!! Amazing Food!! Spectatacular Presentation. Thank you sooo much for two "Outrageous" evenings! Two evenings of PURE GOURMET BLISS!!!...We had such a fabulous time in Hawaii! Without a doubt eating your INCREDIBLE food made the trip even more fantastic! We just loved seeing you and cannot wait for our return to Hawaii so we can enjoy your amazing talents again!" - Ashley Ford

"We love all of the beautiful ALOHA you had given to us over the week. We will never, ever, forget your wonderful cuisine and hospitality, ever! We can't wait to come back to the three best dinners we have ever been served! ...THANK YOU FOR MAKING OUR HOLIDAY SO MAGICAL. "O'oe ka naweo mai kea hi, Aloha Nui." (We thank you all from the bottom of our hearts.) "- All the very best, K. C. and the "TARTsters" (Executive Producer-"Days of Our Lives")