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So Thankful!!!

So hard to believe that we are about to observe the Thanksgiving holiday already! As they say, “time flies when you’re having fun!” And fun is one of the ways I like to describe my job. It’s so nice to cook for people who really love what we prepare each day and get excited …

Posted by chef on Tuesday November 22
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Chef Jose is Cooking!!

I want to thank our Intern, Marcus Gonzalez, for some really delicious meals the past 4 days. I’m still amazed at how well he performed his first time to cook for so many people. He was very well prepared for each lunch, the food was delicious and he was having fun cooking. That’s what …

Posted by chef on Tuesday November 15
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Tacos from Argentina? Yes!

It’s Friday! I’m really happy to come to the end of a very difficult and emotional week. It will be nice to have some time for relaxation and reflection. And, I think it’s going to be a pretty nice weekend!

Our lunch today is another planned by Marcus Gonzalez, our Intern from the…

Posted by chef on Friday November 11
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The best way to understand the heart and soul of any culture is through experiencing their unique cuisines

Yesterday when some of the LS students came through the lunch line they questioned why I would serve Mexican food on the day after Trump won.  While that took me by surprise, it also made me realize how the youngest have made connections.  Certainly the menu was planned and even prepped …

Posted by chef on Thursday November 10
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History of Louisiana's Cuisines

t’s time for a history lesson this morning.  As you know by now a couple of us in the kitchen are from New Orleans and we are very proud of the tradition of great food that is enjoyed there.  The cuisine of New Orleans and much of Louisiana consists primarily of 2 types of cooking, …

Posted by chef on Wednesday November 2
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Healthy Soba Noodles!

I hope all of you had a fun and safe Halloween and didn’t eat too much candy. Yesterday our Calhoun kids had some of the funniest, cutest and scariest costumes ever. However I do believe that the person who had the “costume of the day” was Jarrad Nunes, of the College Placement …

Posted by chef on Tuesday November 1
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Laissez les bontemps roulez!

Today is the last day of Chef Ilya’s first menu plan for this year.  Thanks Ilya for some really delicious lunches!  But, I think he’s saved the best for last.  Here’s what I mean:

 

There won’t be a soup today because today’s entrée is a …

Posted by chef on Tuesday October 25
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Persian Lunch

I spent 24 years of my life working for an airline. That experience gave me the opportunity to travel to some 60 countries during those years. What I always remembered most about each country was the food.  I always found that if you wanted to learn about the soul of a culture you did so …

Posted by chef on Wednesday October 19
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How do you make a Reuben Sandwich?

We have such a good lunch today.  Here is what we’re working on in the kitchen:

 

Starting off, we have our delicious Chicken Soup!  The chicken stock for our soup, which includes 120 pounds of golden roasted chicken carcasses, carrots, celery and onions, has been cooking …

Posted by chef on Friday September 23
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This is how we do it--Best School Lunch Program

It’s that time again! Welcome back to school – officially! I hope everyone had a lovely summer with lots of time to relax, reflect and get ready to hit the books again. Let’s have fun this year! To start the year in this blog, I feel it's important to explain how we do what we do. …

Posted by chef on Thursday September 8
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