Les Dames d'Escoffier Chicago

Category: Dames in the News


Dame Julie Chernoff Nominated for an IACP Award

LDE Chicago Past President Julie Chernoff is a finalist in two categories of the International Association of Culinary Professionals’ Food Photography & Styling Awards — for Best Editorial/Personal Food Photograph and Best Food Styling in an Editorial/Personal Food Photograph —…

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Dame Carrie Nahabedian Named a James Beard Semifinalist for Outstanding Chef America

Congratulations to Dame Carrie Nahabedian for being named a semi-finalist for Outstanding Chef America for the 2018 James Beard Awards! (The only other chef named in that category happens to be another Chicago icon, Chef Tony Mantuano). This is Carrie’s fourth nomination (or fifth –…

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Dame Ina Pinkney Featured on Kitchen Chat

Dame Margaret McSweeney interviewed Dame Ina Pinkney, the queen of breakfast, on Kitchen Chat. Listen now!

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Kitchen Chat with Karen Page at the Naha Event

Dame Margaret McSweeney caught up with iconic food authors Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg to celebrate their newest book, Kitchen Creativity , during an exclusive luncheon at Dame Carrie Nahabedian’s Michelin-starred restaurant, Naha. Listen to the podcast!

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