Celebrity Chef: José Andrés As a kid, José Andrés tended fires for his father's backyard paella cookouts. Later, he trained with the best Spanish chefs, and began building a restaurant empire that would transform the way many Americans dine out.
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Celebrity Chef: José Andrés

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Celebrity Chef: José Andrés

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As a kid, José Andrés tended fires for his father's backyard paella cookouts. Later, he trained with the best Spanish chefs, and began building a restaurant empire that would transform the way many Americans dine out.

Perhaps more than anyone, José Andrés, is responsible for the small plate revolution in American dining. Andrew Holder for NPR hide caption

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Perhaps more than anyone, José Andrés, is responsible for the small plate revolution in American dining.

Andrew Holder for NPR