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Remembering Leah Chase, a true hero of the New Orleans community

Photo courtesy of Gavin Goins
June 3, 2019

Fearless. Humble. Persistent. Leah Lange Chase has clearly embodied these traits throughout her work in the kitchen and as a civil rights activist. The New Orleans community mourns the loss of a culinary...

World-renowned chef Leah Chase reflects on food, life, legacy

Photo courtesy of Gavin Goins
February 14, 2019

Mother, princess and civil rights icon. Chef Leah Chase has been them all. Renowned throughout the city of New Orleans as the “Queen of Creole Cuisine,” the 96-year-old legend prides herself most on...

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