• Angela Dimayuga Is the New Creative Director of Food and Culture at the Standard

    21 days ago - By Eater

    The former Mission Chinese chef will oversee restaurants and create cultural programming Angela Dimayuga is no longer a free agent. The former executive chef of Mission Chinese is now the creative director of food and culture for the Standard International hotel group, Grub Street reports. She started last week.
    During her six years at Mission Chinese, Dimayuga was responsible for some of the restaurant's most famous dishes, like Josefina's House Special Chicken, green tea noodles, and the bread service. She resigned in October , later citing an inability to grow at Mission Chinese as the...
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  • New Chef Documentary ‘The Heat' Looks at Seven Women Changing the Restaurant Industry

    New Chef Documentary ‘The Heat' Looks at Seven Women Changing the Restaurant Industry

    21 days ago - By Eater

    The documentary had its world premiere over the weekend Countless culinary documentaries have focused on the lives of brilliant-but-complicated men who cook in high-end restaurants - the Chef's Table series is perhaps the most popular example of this genre - and now the culinary world is finally getting a film that will shine a light on the women who are changing kitchen culture around the world.
    Maya Gallus's new documentary The Heat: A Kitchen evolution features three women who have spent most of their adult lives in the kitchen, and five younger chefs who the filmmakers believe are “the...
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