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Paul Kieu

The Queen of Louisiana Seafood explores her heritage in Breaux Bridge more

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Lucie Monk Carter

How a self-taught Napoleonville boy brought fine dining to Ascension more

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Meet three chefs bringing BIG flavors to small Louisiana towns more

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Lucie Monk Carter

A look at last year's dinner, honoring three Louisiana chefs more

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Marianna Massey Photography

Our 2014 Small Town Chefs Cody and Samantha Carroll will star in a Food Network show more

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Lucie Monk Carter

"If you're just drinking something to drink something, you might as well drink water." more

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Abby Sands Miller

Big-city experience, with a soft spot for the small town more

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Brittany Strickland

Going beyond gumbo to make a name for the indigenous foods of north Louisiana more

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Leah Graeff

From fry cook to executive chef, then bringing it back home to the bacon more

Small Town Chefs

Nine extraordinary chefs working culinary magic in small-town settings around Louisiana. more

Small Town Chefs

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Photos by Lucie Monk Carter

Established in 2014, Country Roads annual Small Town Chefs Awards exist to showcase the culinary passion on display in Louisiana towns of fewer than 25,000 people. more

Small Town Chefs

Celebrating the achievements of great chefs working culinary magic in the small towns, along the back roads, and by the bayous, of our region. more

Small Town Chefs

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Lucie Monk Carter

A look at last year's dinner, honoring four Louisiana chefs more

Small Town Chefs

Yin, yang, and gumbo ramen at Bacobar in Covington, La. more

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Photos by Shelly R. Sessions

Yin, yang, and gumbo ramen at Covington's globetrotting Bacobar more

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Photos by Jim Noetzel

Classically trained and cultivating her North Louisiana roots more

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All photos by Lucie Monk Carter

Cajun revivalist and 2016 Small Town Chef more

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Our 2016 Small Town Chefs Dinner is just two weeks away. Take a sneak peek at the menu here ... more

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A graduate of the French Culinary Institute in New York, Chef Holly Moore Schreiber returned home to Benton, LA, to make a culinary contribution to her corner of Louisiana with the dreamy venue Sainte Terre. Chef Holly will be cooking up th... more

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Photo by Lucie Monk Carter

Throughout the country, our award winners are serving up authentic small-town flavor more

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