Proceeds from the Minnesota chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier fundraiser will go toward scholarships for culinary students and the youth gardening project at Urban Roots.
Chefs and other would-be restaurant owners need to understand their audience and create a concept around what the people want before committing to a location.
The St. Paul hotelier and restaurateur died Monday, April 25, after a battle with leukemia.
With his essay, "Two Minutes About Sardines," St. Paul high school senior Fue Xiong earns a $20,000 scholarship from Chipotle.
Panera Bread and other fast-casual restaurants are trying to appeal to not just millennials, but also to their older counterparts who may sometimes be footing the bill.
Les Dames turns spotlight on women chefs for Dame It, featuring the chefs behind Chef Shack, Salty Tart, Spoonriver and more.