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“Chef’s Special”: Chef’s Coast to Coast Favorites of 2016

Chef's Coast to Coast is highlighting a past favorite interview on this week's episode. The "Chef's Special," typically a dish that uses the season's best ingredients, is our version of bringing to light the stories of chefs that really spoke to us.    This week’s episode features Chef Joey Celmer…
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Chicago

A Traveling Chef that Brings the Comforts of Home Through Southern Style Food

For our first episode of 2017, Chef Darnell Reed talks about his biggest influence on his cooking career, his great grandmother, Luella, for whom he credits his recipes and restaurant namesake- Luella’s Southern Kitchen.  Having been in the industry for over 18 years, traveling the world and working in many…
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Chicago

The Unheard Voices of Chefs Coast to Coast Reflect on 2016

Hear the team behind the podcast talk about their favorite moments of 2016, favorite guests, their favorite family meals and what they are looking forward to in 2017. Chefs Coast to Coast started in July of 2016 and has published every week featuring Chefs from Houston to Chicago including: Black…
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Chicago

Ron Swanson Inspired this Burger Joint in Chicago

I chatted with Ricky, co-founder of Whisk Chicago, a burger and brunch restaurant that serves Ron Swanson-inspired eats like steak hash, steak & eggs, and the house burger an 8oz burger topped with chihuahua cheese, chipotle mayo, guacamole, and tortilla strips. The restaurant was founded by two brothers who have a…
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