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Chef John Stewart and Chef Duskie Estes

Chef John Stewart and Chef Duskie Estes

 We recently sat down with Chefs John Stewart and Duskie Estes and asked them a few questions.  Check out the Whole Hog event at Blackberry Farm in August!

 

 John Stewart

What ingredient can you not live without? Bacon/pork
 
If you could only cook with one pan/dish what would it be? Cast iron or Le Creuset
 
What is your favorite thing to do when not in the kitchen? I like to work with animals
 
Favorite memory in the kitchen? Cooking with my father and brothers during the holidays (in the family catering business)
 
What would you be if you were not a Chef? A woodworker – I love working with my hands


Duskie Estes

What ingredient can you not live without? Lemons
 
If you could only cook with one pan/dish what would it be? Chicken wings with Tabasco, honey, and apple cider vinegar
 
What is your favorite thing to do when not in the kitchen? Play with my kids
 
Favorite memory in the kitchen? Makin my grandfather’s birthday cake in my EZ Bake Oven when I was 5
 
What would you be if you were not a Chef? A graphic designer or a lawyer

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