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Chef Claudette Zepeda: It is ‘Demoralizing’ Having To Justify The Worth Of Mexican Meals

“I don’t ever use the phrases ‘conventional’ or ‘genuine’ in the case of delicacies, as a result of ‘genuine’ may be very private … it’s authentically YOU, and traditions aren’t static,” mentioned chef Claudette Zepeda, a James Beard Finest Chef West semifinalist and former competitor on “Prime Chef” and “Prime Chef Mexico.” Lengthy earlier than […]

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This Chef Is Shopping for Land To Assist Black Farmers Protect Their Foodways

Adrian Lipscombe, chef-owner of Uptowne Café and Bakery in La Crosse, Wisconsin, seen one thing uncommon taking place after the demise of George Floyd and the ensuing Black Lives Matter protests. She started receiving nameless donations and Venmo funds from acquaintances and strangers (largely white girls, she stated) together with messages resembling, “on your emotional […]