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Jason R. Girard

Born: in Chicago
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Jason Girard grew up just blocks from Maxwell street in Chicago.

Biography: Jason was a doorman at ''Buddy Guy's Legends'' while working his way through school at Triton College, where he attended culinary school. Later, he studied journalism at the University of Illinois. He is now head chef at ''Buddy Guy's'' and lives in suburban Chicago.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Jason R. Girard on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  The blues highways cookbook /
ISBN: 0970312407 OCLC: 45811674

Blue Chef Pub., Chicago, Ill. : 2000.

Cooking is a way of life for folks Down South. Go straight to Baton Rouge on Highway 61 for a pot of homemade greens and cornbread--an entire cookbook of old-fashioned, down home, Southern cooking.