Tag: chefs

AN ACCIDENTAL CULINARY GIANT

Unless you are from Vermont or part of the decades old culinary education world then you may not know whom this person is. Fran Voigt was the founder and past president of New England Culinary Institute (NECI) that in its day was considered one of the finest schools for cooks in the country. I would…

IN THE KITCHEN: EVERYONE’S DIFFERENT – EVERYONE’S THE SAME

This story may not be true – but it could be. “We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.” -Jimmy Carter Chef Michel looked around his kitchen and reflected: “What an incredibly diverse group of people who are keeping this kitchen afloat.” The…