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  • Chef gives virtual cooking lessons

    Tue Apr 28 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Since leaving DeSales University in 2011, Chef Eliza Martin has traveled the country cooking for some of the top restaurants and even sponsorship by the James Beard Foundation. Her love for food has turned into a zeal for educating the next generation.

  • DeSales Alum Eliza Martin, 2020 Chopped Champion, Hosts Live Cooking Classes for DSU Community

    Tue Apr 14 2020 22:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Eliza Martin is the first to admit she isn’t your typical chef. Instead of hoarding secret recipes, the Chopped champion prefers to share them with the world and now with DeSales students who are stuck at home amid the Coronavirus crisis.

  • Chef Eliza Martin, Pequea Valley grad, wins $10,000 on Food Network show 'Chopped'

    Wed Feb 12 2020 05:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Chef Eliza Martin has had a big secret to keep for the past year and a half.

    The Pequea Valley High School graduate was the winner of $10,000 and the title of “Chopped” Champion in an episode of the Food Network competition that aired Tuesday night.

  • Pequea Valley Grad Competes On Food Network

    Mon Feb 10 2020 05:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Chef Eliza Martin, a native of Narvon, will be a contestant on an upcoming episode of the Food Network competition show “Chopped.”

    Her episode is scheduled to air at 10 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11

  • Top Female Chefs Gather in Minnesota

    Sat Apr 21 2018 19:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Some of the biggest names in food are in Minnesota for the Women Chefs & Restauranteurs National Conference. We get a preview from Chef Ann Kim from Young Joni, Pizzeria Lola and Hello Pizza, And Chef Eliza Martin


    Mon Jun 23 2014 19:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    As the program’s very first grantee, Martin is spending one year training at both Vermilion outposts, as well as at the James Beard House, while being mentored by Dey and receiving a stipend to pay for rent and expenses.

    The goal of the program? For successful men and women in the restaurant industry to address gender inequality and to open up opportunities for more women to become industry leaders.

  • Glorious Glazes; Saveur Magazine

    Thu Mar 14 2013 17:30:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    Glossy chocolate with hairline cracks; a shimmering cherry pink surface; a slick drape of caramel: Some might say it's the glaze that makes the donut. When making donuts at home, it's good to keep that in mind


    Tue Feb 26 2013 20:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    As part of the James Beard Foundation Vermilion Women in Culinary Leadership Program, the Women in Culinary Leadership Cookoff was created to identify ambitious female chefs and restaurateurs and help them develop their leadership and culinary skills. Eliza was the winner

  • Our New Favorite: Sprouted Rye

    Tue Jan 29 2013 20:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    In the SAVEUR test kitchen, we find ourselves playing host to many a great chef who comes in to prepare a beautiful spread for our editorial team, and it's not infrequent that in the course of these meals, we're introduced to ingredients with which even we are unfamiliar. Last week, we were delighted to not only meet chefs Andrew Adams and Wally Joe, of the Memphis, Tennessee, restaurant Acre; we were also thrilled to be introduced to a new favorite ingredient: sprouted rye

  • Friday Cocktail: Red Nose Punch

    Sat Dec 08 2012 01:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

    In one of my favorite childhood memories, I curl up in my mother's lap as the characters from the movie _White Christmas_dance and sing merrily on the TV screen. My mother holds her night cap in one hand while the other softly scratches my five-year-old head. The warm aroma of her habitual mix of bourbon and cranberry juice wafts from the glass tumbler, which reflects the soft living room light, making me feel completely at ease.

    Now an adult, my love for bourbon is inescapable. When throwing a holiday party, I have to include it in my beverage offerings


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