Archive for the ‘EPISODE 6: Traditions’ Category

Abercia family

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Hearing their family history shows three generations of the Abercia family how values are passed down from their forebears.

Chef Ali El Sayed

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Chef Ali El Sayed’s son, Esmaeel, is just beginning to understand how his father’s Egyptian heritage fits in with his own identity as a native-born American living in ethnically-diverse Queens.

Kamal Al-Faqih

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The family recipes Kamal Al-Faqih learned from his mother led him to his calling as a chef and cookbook author.

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