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Marcus Samuelsson, the NRA, and Bacardi

Marcus Samuelsson, the NRA, and Bacardi does not mean the famous chef packed heat and ordered a rum drink; instead it means all three of those combined to make a memorable weekend in Chicago!  This past weekend was spent at McCormick Place attending the National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show!  And what a show it was.  My […]

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Restaurant Show Reigning Hot Chef!

I am at the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago this weekend, and today I will be watching my daughter Kristina on the main cooking stage demonstrating her “Tunisian Lamb Burger with Harissa Mayonnaise and Orange-Olive-Date Relish.”  Last year, the National Restaurant Association (the other “NRA”) named Kristina their “Hot Chef of 2009.”  She will be […]

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