Monthly Archives: November 2017

Black Vegans Step Out, for Their Health and Other Causes

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety | By KIM SEVERSON November 28, 2017 Aph Ko got tired of hearing that eating vegan was something only white people did. So in 2015, she created a list … Continue reading

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Chef Reem Assil Combines ‘California Hippie’ With Palestinian Cuisine

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |A mere five months ago in Oakland, Reem Assil opened Reem’s, a small Arab bakery that’s an extension of her farmer’s-market stand, specializing in mana’eesh (griddled flatbread). … Continue reading

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Marcus Samuelsson Is Opening a Neighborhood Hangout in Newark

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |Las Vegas, San Francisco … Newark? The New Jersey city is not the first place you’d expect one of New York’s most recognized chefs to eye for … Continue reading

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JJ Johnson Is a Young Chef on the Rise, to a Hip-Hop Beat

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |Brash and talented, the former chef at the Cecil in Harlem has a long-term gig at Chefs Club, and even bigger goals in sight. Via: NYT Dining … Continue reading

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