Ok, I have literally a tetramilgazilbrazillion girl crushes. My latest was Emily Haines of the bamf band Metric. However, I was watching “Top Chef: Las Vegas” with mah lady this morning and fell hard for this lezzie on that show. Her name is Ashley. And she’s real’ cute in a very gay kind of way.
HOMETOWN: Center Sandwich, N.H. – currently resides in Seattle, Wash.
PROFESSION: Chef at Branzino in Seattle, Wash.
CULINARY EDUCATION: Institute of Culinary Education, New York, N.Y.
FAVORITE SIMPLE SUMMER RECIPE: Pan-Fried Soft Shell Crabs with Ramps and Morels
Hailing from Center Sandwich, New Hampshire, she attended the Institute of Culinary Education after graduating from Hamilton College in New York. She has spent the majority of her professional career in New York City working at Butter and Seattle at Tilth, and now Branzino. She always has good quality extra virgin olive oil, champagne vinegar, lemons and thyme on hand in her kitchen.