Coffee culture runs strong at Deeper Roots Coffee. Their production and training facility in West End gives a glimpse of the global impact they’re making. Yes, right here in Cincinnati.
Photo by Deogracias Lerma: Freshly crafted cappuccino at Deeper Roots Coffee
Click here for more: Inside Deeper Roots – Part 1
Photo: Jared Whalen at Pigalls circa 2004 (provided by Scott McDonald)
This is not the kind of story I want to write. The unexpected loss of one of Cincinnati’s top talents struck at the heart of our chef community. Chef Whalen leaves a void that will be felt for a long time to come.
Click here for more: Chefs remember Jared Whalen
Photo: Steamed Barbecue Pork Buns at Grand Oriental (photo by G Yek)
Bao is simply the perfect comfort food. These round beauties are not only tasty, they are a meal-in-one you can literally grab with one hand.
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Photo: Bridget Lieb in the Kitchen at Sacred Beast
Bridget Lieb is at the top of her game. She’s playfully referred to as the “beast” behind Sacred Beast and if you ever watch her work or hear her story, you’ll understand why. She’s a mom, trained (hard core) chef, business owner and handywoman, if necessary.
Click here for more: How Bridget Lieb Rolls
Photo by G. Yek: Chef Suzanne DeYoung founded La Soupe four years ago after more than 30 years in the restaurant industry
With more than 20 restaurants lined up, getting “WASTEd” in the city is going to be quite an experience. See what Cincinnati’s leading chefs can do with less-than-perfect food and you’ll be helping La Soupe to feed the food-insecure too.
Click here for more: WASTEd and the City
Photo by G. Yek: Anthony Lange, founder and president of Queen City Mobile Food Truck Association
The first food truck court is about to drop in West Chester–a game-changer for Greater Cincinnati. Outside of food truck rallies and special events, this will be the first place diners can regularly go to for food truck eats. This will likely accelerate the development and vibrancy of the food truck scene.
Click here for more: Greater Cincinnati’s first food truck court