10 Things You Didn't Know About Paul Prudhomme from 10 Things You Didn't Know About Paul Prudhomme

10 Things You Didn't Know About Paul Prudhomme

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10 Things You Didn't Know About Paul Prudhomme

The legendary Cajun chef Paul Prudhomme, who died on October 8 in New Orleans, was primarily responsible (along with the late Justin Wilson, to a lesser degree) for both modernizing the traditional Acadian — or Cajun — cuisine of his native Louisiana and bringing it vividly to the attention of the American dining public.