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Virtual Author Talks: Chef Jernard A. Wells

Virtual Author Talks: Chef Jernard A. Wells

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library. 

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A talk that will leave you starving for more! Join us as we chat with celebrity chef Jernard Wells about his newest cookbook Southern Inspired: More Than 100 Delicious Dishes from My American Table to YoursThis event takes place over digital livestream in partnership with the Library Speakers Consortium. 

Delicious and inventive recipes that remix the traditional flavors and classic dishes of Southern food and celebrate African-American culinary contributions to tables worldwide- from the host of CLEO TV’s New Soul Kitchen. After growing up in Mississippi, Jernard Wells brought the familiar dishes and bold flavors of the South along his culinary journey to become a chef, restaurateur, and TV host.

With Southern Inspired, Jernard continues his journey- retracing the steps of generations of African American cooks whose creations have contributed to global kitchen tables since slavery. Southern food defines American food at large, and Chef Jernard takes it to a whole new level while still honoring its roots. Chef Jernard also brings in flavors from the Caribbean, Latin America, Asia, and Europe, always with his signature Southern flair. This cookbook shares 100 recipes that are approachable for both beginners and more experienced cooks.

Tuesday, March 21, 2023 Show more dates
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room A
  Adult     Senior  
  Book & Discussion Group     Speaker Series  

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