Notes from a Young Black Chef
  • Author : Kwame Onwuachi
  • Release Date : 09 April 2019
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 13 : 9781524732639
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Download or read book entitled Notes from a Young Black Chef written by Kwame Onwuachi and published by Vintage online. This book was released on 09 April 2019 with total pages 288. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: “Kwame Onwuachi’s story shines a light on food and culture not just in American restaurants or African American communities but around the world.” —Questlove By the time he was twenty-seven years old, Kwame Onwuachi had opened—and closed—one of the most talked about restaurants in America. He had sold drugs in New York and been shipped off to rural Nigeria to “learn respect.” He had launched his own catering company with twenty thousand dollars made from selling candy on the subway and starred on Top Chef. Through it all, Onwuachi’s love of food and cooking remained a constant, even when, as a young chef, he was forced to grapple with just how unwelcoming the food world can be for people of color. In this inspirational memoir about the intersection of race, fame, and food, he shares the remarkable story of his culinary coming-of-age; a powerful, heartfelt, and shockingly honest account of chasing your dreams—even when they don’t turn out as you expected.

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