Dreaming of cooking or chef cooking in a kitchen.
The dreamer could be hungry. The stomach may have set signals to the brain, which triggered the memory cells with images of cooking. A dream is conjured about cooking. Another plausible cause is a strong memory of cooking in the day. Maybe a new recipe was tried and made a big impression, which then caused this dream.
One night, I dreamed I was cooking with a machine that could make a variety of dishes. I fed ingredients into the machine and it churned out dishes like noodles, hamburgers, pasta and sauces.
If you dream of yourself as a chef, it may mean your inner consciousness is telling you that you possess the qualities to the work of a chef, or of similar capacity. You can be organized, systematic and capable to run a complex operation like a commercial enterprise.
In your dream, if you see your kitchen to be messy, it means you are untidy in waking life and you need to change to be tidy in waking life.
The dream imagery of a chef can mean you need to pay attention to your diet.
The dream imagery of chef means you are creative with cooking ingredients and you can use your creativity in waking life, in whatever situation you’re in.
Cooking in the kitchen is symbolic of preparing something.