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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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Comfort Food

Tacos of Texas: An interview with the Taco Journalists

This week I spoke with two hungry taco journalists Mando Rayo and Jarod Neece. Mando Rayo is an author, taco expert, blogger and CEO & Engagement Strategist at Mando Rayo + Collective, a multicultural digital agency based in Austin, TX. Jarod Neece has been with the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival…
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Comfort Food

Owner of The Breakfast Klub Shares How to Make a Perfect Breakfast

On this week's episode of Chefs Coast to Coast, Lauren chatted with Marcus Davis, the Houston based restaurant owner, bar owner and serial entrepreneur. Together they touched on three businesses he owns: The Breakfast Klub, The Reggae Hut and the Alley Kat. Marcus also debunks an urban legend about The…
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