Rashna Elavia

Rashna Elavia

India India


Chef Rashna CHERAG Elaiva’s story stems from her talent to experiment with ingredients using creativity and imagination to conjure up the most scrumptious and delectable of bakery offerings which keep customers coming back for more.  Her love and passion for baking was inspired by her father’s cravings for mawa cakes from B Merwans, the legendary Irani bakery known for their delicious and buttery mawa cakes. This led to her early attempts to replicate the texture and flavour in her grandmother’s kitchen. Captivated with pastry making since then, Rashna has pursued her passion for baking with a commitment to excellence.

Rashna received her culinary education at the Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Mumbai pursuing her desire to become a pastry chef by completing a certified chocolatier course with L’ecole Chocolat, Canada and later following up with a short course at the French Pastry School, Chicago. With over two decades of experience as an Executive Pastry Chef at The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts, an award winning world-class hospitality chain.  Chef Rashna was nominated for the Wedding Sutra Influencer Award for her Trend-Setting Cake Design in 2020. Rashna’s Belamour Boulangerie & Patisserie is her brain child, born with a desire to serve the most delectable confectionaries and cakes to delight the taste buds.

Rashna’s Belamour Boulangerie & Patisserie

Rashna’s Belamour Boulangerie & Patisserie was conceptualised to delight its customers with scrumptious and delectable baked offerings The bakery has since inception satisfied and tantalized the most discerning of taste buds.

With over two decades of culinary and baking experience, Rashna has through her hard work and passion established the bakery as a one-stop shop to satiate all kinds of sweet tooth cravings. So whether it is decadent and indulgent cakes for celebrations; healthy, gluten and sugar free treats for the health conscious or even specially themed party dessert tables, Rashna’s Belamour Boulangerie & Patisserie has it all. The bakery specializes in curating for individual as well as corporate requirements, needs ensuring that the products are made with the freshest and finest of ingredients.