Keep Calm and Cook On with Julia Turshen

Ep. 32: Elle Simone Scott is a Warrior

Episode Summary

Elle Simone Scott, on-air contributor to America’s Test Kitchen and founder of SheChef, in conversation with Julia Turshen.

Episode Notes

You might know Elle Simone Scott from the PBS cooking show America’s Test Kitchen where she is a regular on-air contributor. You might know some of her other work without even realizing it— she has created beautiful food behind the scenes as a food stylist and culinary producer for the Food Network, Cooking Channel, and Bravo. In 2013 she incorporated SheChef, a networking organization for women chefs of color.

Elle’s career began in social work, and she and Julia talk about the impact that’s had on her work. They also talk honestly and openly about navigating burnout and more.

There are also answers to listeners' questions about cooking and a shoutout to Future Chefs.

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