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Butcher's Ball 2018 Ryan Lachaine
Ryan Lachaine, Riel. Photo by Daniel Jackson
Xochi Hugo Ortega hot chocolate
Hugo Ortega, H-Town Restaurant Group. Photo by Eric Sandler
Killen's TMX Ronnie Killen head shot
Ronnie Killen, Killen's Restaurants.  Photo by Kimberly Park
Manabu Horiuchi Hori-san Kata Robata
Manabu Horiuchi, Kata Robata. Photo by Julie Soefer
Nancy's Hustle Jason Vaughan Sean Jensen
Jason Vaughn, left, with Nancy's Hustle business partner Sean Jensen. Courtesy photo
Southern Smoke 2017 Justin Yu
Justin Yu, Theodore Rex/Better Luck Tomorrow. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Bobby Matos Superica La Lucha
Bobby Matos, State of Grace/La Lucha. Photo by Duc Hoang
Chef Austin Simmons
Austin Simmons, Cureight/Tris. Photo courtesy of Austin Simmons
Kaiser Lashkari Himalaya
Kaiser Lashkari, Himalaya. Photo by Eric Sandler
Sarah Troxell Martin Stayer Sara Stayer Nobie's Toasted Coconut
Martin Stayer with Sarah Troxell and Sara Stayer, Nobie's. Photo by Trish Badger Photography