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Indispensable: The Immigrants Who Drive L.A. Cuisine

  • The Holding Co., Stage 2 104 Robinson Street Los Angeles, CA, 90026 United States (map)

Los Angeles’ immigrant community are an irreplaceable part of the food we eat and the restaurants we love, bringing flavors traditional and innovative to the city’s food-loving inhabitants. L.A. Mexicano author Bill Esparza leads an expert panel of chefs, staff members, and restaurateurs in an in-depth discussion on the challenges facing, and contributions made by the immigrant community on both sides of the house, as they influence and enrich the quality of American cuisine.

Speakers: Felipe and Ignacio Santiago (X’tiosu), Geovani Mialma (Republique), Claudette Zepada-Williams (El Jardin), Isa Fabro (Unit 120)

Moderator: Bill Esparza (Street Gourmet LA)