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Chain of Gourmand 2016

Chain of Gourmand 2016

Photography by Eduardo Contreras

Back by popular demand, PacificSD presents the sixth annual Chain of Gourmand, wherein a local chef cites his or her favorite local dish, and then the maker of that dish cites his/ her fave, and so on, until a 10-chef chain is formed, linking together some of San Diego's brightest cuisine.

Heading this year's sequence is Brian Redzikowski, executive chef of Little Italy 's Kettner Exchange, a smashing-success restaurant from the San Diego Creative Media (SDCM) hospitality group.

In early November, under the chef's oversight, SDCM will open a dual-concept eatery in Pacific Beach. By day,...