N.O. talent among "Best New Chefs" in the country - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports, Social

N.O. talent among "Best New Chefs" in the country

N.O. talent among "Best New Chefs" in the country

Compere Lapin's website indicates Nina Compton believes "in the complexity of simplicity, and the power of pure flavors." (Photo Source: Facebook) Compere Lapin's website indicates Nina Compton believes "in the complexity of simplicity, and the power of pure flavors." (Photo Source: Facebook)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

You don't need to go far to enjoy a meal prepared by one of the best new chefs in the country.

Food & Wine magazine has named Compere Lapin's Nina Compton one of this year's best new chefs. She is among a group of 11 other chefs to share the same title. 

Compere Lapin's website indicates Compton believes "in the complexity of simplicity, and the power of pure flavors."

Compton has a shot at winning another award later this year. She's a finalist for a James Beard Foundation award for Best Chef: South.

Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly