Chef Jeff Ontiveros is an ACF Certified Executive Pastry Chef and a Certified Food service Management Professional in Austin, TX.  Chef Jeff is a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York where he earned his degree in Baking and Pastry Arts.  

Chef Jeff Ontiveros has worked in numerous hotels, restaurants and bakeries all over the US  and has even been a Chef Instructor  at Le Cordon Bleu in Austin, TX as well as The Art Institute of Austin.  His work has been published and recognized in different publications such as Pastry Art and Design, The Knot Magazine, Boulder Daily Camera, Eat & Drink Austin, and The Austin Chronicle.  He has appeared on TLC's Chocolate Wars, Won the Challenge on The Food Network's Sugar Dome, and will be appearing on Halloween Wars season 3.  

Chef Jeff loves all aspects of baking.  His new book, Sourdoughs-Recipes for Professional Bakers and Bread Enthusiasts,   is available for purchase through  If you are interested in contacting him regarding dessert or bread  recipe consultation for your business please email the address below.

Halloween Wars Season 3 

Episode 3

Sunday October 20th at 8pm ET 


Who is Chef Jeff Ontiveros