New Orleans women chefs and the fight for kitchen equality

October 16, 2017
By: Helen Freund, Gambit Weekly 

New Orleans Women Chefs and the Fight for Kitchen Equality 


In New Orleans, more and more women are leading kitchens or stepping into executive chef positions, and a younger generation of chefs is following in the footsteps of trailblazing chefs and restaurateurs like Susan Spicer (Bayona & Mondo), Leah Chase (Dooky Chase's Restaurant), JoAnn Clevenger (Upperline Restaurant) and Michelle McRaney (Mr. B's Bistro).