Nini Nguyen

Current Residency: Brooklyn, NY
Occupation: Executive Chef/Culinary Director, Cook Space

Nini Nguyen is the Culinary Director of Cook Space in Brooklyn, NY where she uses her experience to teach home cooks how to cook like the professionals. Hailing from New Orleans, LA, Nini is the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants, and she embraces both culinary influences in her cooking style. Nini pursued a traditional college career, and earned a degree in business marketing from Louisiana State University, but realized her true passion was in cooking. She started working in her home town, New Orleans, at Sucre and Coquette, specializing in pastries. In 2012, Nini decided to move from the Big Easy to the Big Apple where she honed her skills at Eleven Madison park and nationwide at Dinner Lab. As an extremely curious person, Nini loves to roam through markets in different cities, tasting, smelling and squeezing every kind of produce she can get her hands on.

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Current Residency: Brooklyn, NY
Occupation: Executive Chef/Culinary Director, Cook Space

Nini Nguyen is the Culinary Director of Cook Space in Brooklyn, NY where she uses her experience to teach home cooks how to cook like the professionals. Hailing from New Orleans, LA, Nini is the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants, and she embraces both culinary influences in her cooking style. Nini pursued a traditional college career, and earned a degree in business marketing from Louisiana State University, but realized her true passion was in cooking. She started working in her home town, New Orleans, at Sucre and Coquette, specializing in pastries. In 2012, Nini decided to move from the Big Easy to the Big Apple where she honed her skills at Eleven Madison park and nationwide at Dinner Lab. As an extremely curious person, Nini loves to roam through markets in different cities, tasting, smelling and squeezing every kind of produce she can get her hands on.

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