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The Forgotten History of Black Chefs – Eater

https://www.eater.com/2017/8/18/16115524/michael-twitty-cooking-gene-black-culinary-history-ancestry Honored that this selection from THE COOKING GENE appears on Eater 🙂 The love that everyone is showing for this book is amazing and very emotional for me. I am grateful for all of the positive energy and strength from my … Continue reading

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The Cooking Gene’s First Major Media Exposure

I hope that the many people viewing this blog–we are going about a hundred views a day–know about The Cooking Gene (www.cookinggene.com) and the Indiegogo.Com campaign we’ve been launching ( http://www.indiegogo.com/The-Cooking-Gene-Project-The-Southern-Discomfort-Tour )—we REALLY need your help!  You don’t have to be … Continue reading

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The Cooking Gene is Born

We are now officially a campaign.  http://www.indiegogo.com/The-Cooking-Gene-Project-The-Southern-Discomfort-Tour PLEASE visit http://www.thecookinggene.com and visit the FAQS page:  http://thecookinggene.com/faq/ And please spread the word far and wide on Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Google plus, etc.

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