Les Dames d’Escoffier International’s (LDEI) prestigious Grande Dame Award will be presented to Lidia Bastianich.
Introducing the newly inducted members this year.
The next Dames Who Read book is Stealing Buddha’s Dinner, by Minh Nguyen.
LDEI announces the 10 winners of the 2017 M.F.K. Fisher Awards after a 5-month selection process.
Les Dames d’Escoffier International is a worldwide society dedicated to fostering the advancement of women in culinary professions through educational and charitable activities.
Les Dames d’Escoffier Chicago’s member base includes leading women in the culinary, foodservice and beverage industries.
A variety of events are offered by Les Dames d’Escoffier Chicago during the year, with some events open to the public.