Michelle Nugent http://wwno.org en Keeping It Delicious With Jazz Fest Food Director Michelle Nugent http://wwno.org/post/keeping-it-delicious-jazz-fest-food-director-michelle-nugent <p></p><p>With nearly 70 food vendors and over 200 dishes, Jazz Fest isn’t simply a music destination, it’s a foodie paradise. But that makes vendor selection and organization an arduous task.</p><p>Fortunately, just the right woman is leading the process. Michelle Nugent has been the Jazz Fest Food Director since 1999 and has a culinary résumé befitting a world-class chef. She spent 17 years working with chef Susan Spicer, first as an apprentice, then as Bayona’s sous chef, and finally as the executive chef at Spice Inc.</p> Fri, 03 May 2013 17:24:24 +0000 Maureen McMurray 34630 at http://wwno.org Anthony Bourdain & Jazzfest http://wwno.org/post/anthony-bourdain-jazzfest <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53c3032471079-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53c3032471079-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53c3032471079-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-965823.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Anthony Bourdain dishes on everyone from Martha Steward to Alan Richman and gives us the food scope on HBO's Treme. Then, Michelle Nugent guides us through a behind-the-scenes tour of the New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Fairgrounds.</p> Wed, 27 Apr 2011 23:53:10 +0000 Poppy Tooker 2942 at http://wwno.org