Quinnesha Alverez, Owner & Pastry Chef

Photo Credit: Peter Hellberg

New Orleans native, Quinnesha Alverez earned her degree in Baking and Patisserie at the famed Le Cordon Bleu in Pittsburgh, PA in 2008.

After graduating at the top of her class, Quinnesha spent the next 9 years fine tuning her skills as a Pastry Chef and cake designer until returning to New Orleans, and launching La Petite Confections in 2015. 

In 2016 Quinnesha appeared on The Food Network hit television series Cake Wars in (Season 5 Episode 10)

Quinnesha has become known for her impeccable attention to detail and striking design elements with not only her cakes and confections, but her enchanting table scapes as well.