The Migrant Kitchen
A Generation of Chefs Inspired by the Immigrant Experience

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Chirmol
Jorge Dugal has been with Providence since the doors to this elegant, white-tablecloth restaurant opened over a decade ago. He started off as a dishwasher and moved his way up…
Barkada
In this episode, chef Charles Olalia's story is one of the pursuit of the American dream. Immigrating from the Philippines, Olalia climbed his way up the ladder, cooking for gastronomic…
Mercado
In this episode, we get a glimpse into the lives of the two Mexican families behind different business ventures, and explore what they have in common: hard work, dedication and…
Loghmeh
In this episode, we meet Debbie Michail who has worked alongside some of the best chefs out there, from Mozza's Nancy Silverton to Angelini Osteria's Gino Angelini. Her work is…
Banchan
In this episode, the Jun family, owners of the beloved Jun Won in Koreatown, describe their highs and lows of immigrating to a new country, the resilience of their people,…

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