Young chef in man bun leaning over counter. Black and white photo
colorful tomato brushetta with heirloom tomatoes on a cherrywood cutting coard

Find Dining

Explore restaurants and markets.

Young chef in man bun leaning over counter. Black and white photo

Food for thought

Sharing everything I learned in building the empire.

Recipes

Sharing all my favorite recipes with you.

I started a hot sauce company with no job, $94 in my account and a baby boy on the way. Baby Daddy’s Hot Sauce. Not for babies.

Links for Hot Sauce Stuff Below!

Chefs Dish titles Taste of home. Take on chicken and rice

Awards:

San Pellegrino Young Chef Top 10 USA 2016

Charlie Awards Rising Star Chef 2018

Charlie Awards Rising Star Chef Nominee 2017

Pro-Start State Champion 2011-2012

Wife and Chef at pop up in St Paul

Restaurant Experiences

NYC: Eleven Madison Park, The Nomad, Per Se, Morimoto

MN: Bellecour, Spoon and Stable, Cooks, Cafe Alma

FL: Morimoto Asia, California Grill, John’s Island Club