Penny Davidi

Since the beginning, Food Network Celebrity Chef and USFOODS Culinary Specialist Penny Davidi has been the Cuisine of the Sun Festival’s curator. Similar to last year, she has invited the chefs participating in this year’s event and is providing direction with the overall structure of the festival.

Born of Iranian-American decent and raised in California, Davidi is an innovative chef who has used the experiences in her family’s kitchen as a launching pad to create recipes that fuse creativity with unique personality. Once the founder and owner of Pizza Rústica, the talented chef is now featured on the Food Network’s popular show, the Food Network Star, where she has become the first ever Middle Eastern finalist.

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