S.Pellegrino Almost Famous Chef Title Earned by a Kendall College Student for Second Consecutive Year
Chicago—March 13, 2012—Kendall College School of Culinary Arts student Jennifer Kim won the 10th-annual S.Pellegrino® Almost Famous Chef® competition held in Napa Valley, Calif., March 11. This is the fourth time that a Kendall College student has won the national competition, which is a record, and the second consecutive win by a student enrolled at the school. More than 70 students competed at the regional level; Kim was up against nine finalists in Napa for top honors. Her win was the culmination of five months of preparation, training and coaching from Kendall chef-instructors Michel Coutrieux, Benjamin Browning and Tom Meyer.