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Chef Hugo Ortega
Hugo Ortega, H-Town Restaurant Group. Photo courtesy of Four Seasons Hotel Houston
Southern Smoke 2017 Justin Yu
Justin Yu, Better Luck Tomorrow and Theodore Rex. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Chris Shepherd David Chang
Chris Shepherd with celebrity chef David Chang. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Kiran's Kiran Verma
Kiran Verma, Kiran's. Photo by Eric Sandler
Kaiser Lashkari Himalaya
Kaiser Lashkari, Himalaya.  Photo by Eric Sandler
Bobby Matos State of Grace
Bobby Matos, State of Grace. Photo by Julie Soefer
Ryan Lachaine Riel Restaurant
Ryan Lachaine, Riel.  Photo courtesy of Jennifer Caswell/Sleeping With The Chef