Leah Chase http://wwno.org en Investigating Health Care In Louisiana's Restaurants http://wwno.org/post/investigating-health-care-louisianas-restaurants <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week's edition of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisiana Eats!</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> investigates health care in the restaurant industry from an insider's point of view. We'll hear about life in the kitchen and the toll it takes on the workers who prepare our food. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Poppy Tooker 49634 at http://wwno.org A Seat At The Table With The 'Queen Of Creole Cuisine' http://wwno.org/post/seat-table-queen-creole-cuisine Transcript <p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: <p>Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall, Sarah Vaughan, Duke Ellington. That sounds like the guest list of a party you wish you'd been invited to. And in a way, you were, because all of these famous names were regular visitors to one of New Orleans' best loved restaurants.<p>For decades, Dooky Chase's has been a gathering place where the famous and the not-so-famous line up for a plate or two of Leah's equally famous Creole cuisine. Fri, 24 May 2013 14:58:00 +0000 Michel Martin 36048 at http://wwno.org Where Y'Eat: Raising A Glass To Honor An Icon http://wwno.org/post/where-yeat-raising-glass-honor-icon <p><em>When the New Orleans Wine &amp; Food Experience honors Leah Chase this weekend, it will be using a potent symbol of hospitality to toast one of the city's enduring examples of what hospitality is all about. </em></p><p></p><p> Thu, 23 May 2013 21:25:00 +0000 Ian McNulty 35942 at http://wwno.org Top Chefs to Toast Creole Cooking Icon at Gala http://wwno.org/post/top-chefs-toast-creole-cooking-icon-gala <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Top New Orleans chefs will be cooking up some of their finest fare in a salute to one of their own — the city's queen of Creole cuisine, Leah Chase.</p> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 20:02:19 +0000 The Associated Press 26050 at http://wwno.org 2012 Year in Review http://wwno.org/post/2012-year-review <p>As we look back at the past year we'll listen to some of our fan favorite interviews on <em>Louisiana Eats!</em>, including <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leah_Chase">Leah Chase</a>, <a href="http://www.galleryosborne.com/catalog/">Terrance Osborne</a>, and <a href="http://www.aaronmccargo.com/">Aaron McCargo</a>.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Poppy Tooker 25475 at http://wwno.org Canvases & Crabs http://wwno.org/post/canvases-crabs <p>On this week&#39;s <em>Louisiana Eats!</em> we&#39;ll be joined&nbsp;by painter<a href="http://gustaveblache.com/"> Gustave Blache&nbsp;</a>to talk about his portraits of culinary icon Leah Chase. And then Rusty Gaude speaks&nbsp;about the new sustainable status of the Louisiana blue crab. Wed, 18 Apr 2012 22:52:39 +0000 Poppy Tooker 9010 at http://wwno.org Leah Chase Makes 89 and Joe Baker Makes Tea for Two http://wwno.org/post/leah-chase-makes-89-and-joe-baker-makes-tea-two <p><span class="tease"><span>On this week of Louisiana Eats we&#39;ll spend the day with New Orleans&#39; culinary icon, Leah Chase, to celebrate her birthday. Plus Poppy speaks with Longue Vue Gardens&#39; Joe Baker about their Two for Tea event. Thu, 26 Jan 2012 17:07:39 +0000 Poppy Tooker 4432 at http://wwno.org Kermit Ruffins, Leah Chase, and the residents of the New Orleans batture http://wwno.org/post/kermit-ruffins-leah-chase-and-residents-new-orleans-batture <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53cf34e47f138-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53cf34e47f138-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53cf34e47f138-"></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-999236.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>On this year-end edition of All Things New Orleans we're highlighting some of our most interesting stories from 2011. We'll hear from Kermit Ruffins, Leah Chase, and the residents of the New Orleans batture.</p> Fri, 30 Dec 2011 01:41:14 +0000 Jack Hopke 3504 at http://wwno.org Dooky Chase's Art Collection http://wwno.org/post/dooky-chases-art-collection <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53cf34e47dab7-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53cf34e47dab7-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53cf34e47dab7-"></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-986437.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>New Orleans, LA – WWNO, in collaboration with Nolavie.com, brings you "Notes from New Orleans," a peek inside the unique life and culture of our region. This week Sharon Litwin is visiting Dooky Chase restaurant to satiate her appetite. However, Litwin isn't longing for the food this time around.</p> Thu, 15 Sep 2011 21:34:05 +0000 Sharon Litwin 3264 at http://wwno.org Dooky Chase Traditions - Past and Present http://wwno.org/post/dooky-chase-traditions-past-and-present <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53cf34e47bdcf-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53cf34e47bdcf-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53cf34e47bdcf-"></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-964371.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> Leah Chase discusses the gumbo z'herbes tradition at Dooky Chase. Also, Rudy Lombard talks about what motivated his McCrory's lunch counter sit-in, tells untold stories of the civil rights era Freedom Riders and explains what Dooky Chase restaurant symbolized to the community. Plus baker Ziggy Cichowski.</p> Wed, 20 Apr 2011 23:01:01 +0000 Poppy Tooker 2922 at http://wwno.org