Nicole Brisson, Gina Marinelli, Leticia Nunez, Megan Shaver and Jamie Tran participated in a roundtable discussion at the ‘Weekly’ offices.

These five Vegas-based female chefs are carving their own paths, one dish at a time

August 22nd, 2019

Nicole Brisson, Gina Marinelli, Leticia Nunez, Megan Shaver and Jamie Tran participated in a roundtable discussion at the ‘Weekly’ offices.

  • After talking to others with spinal cord injuries, Ashlee Kalina decided to start her own group, Las Vegas TRAILS, an acronym for Therapeutic Recreation and Independent Living Skills.

    After talking to others with spinal cord injuries, Ashlee Kalina decided to start her own group, Las Vegas TRAILS, an acronym for Therapeutic Recreation and Independent Living Skills.

  • Free entry to Lake Mead National Recreation Area on August 25.

    Free entry to Lake Mead National Recreation Area on August 25.

  • The show is designing motorcycle stunts like you’d see at extreme sports competitions in large arenas that will have to fit onstage in the 1,500-seat Vegas theater.

    The show is designing motorcycle stunts like you’d see at extreme sports competitions in large arenas that will have to fit onstage in the 1,500-seat Vegas theater.

  • “When I heard they were doing a display of the Jubilee! showgirl costumes at Nevada State Museum, and then seeing those Bob Mackie and Pete Menefee designs up close … that really told me a lot of stories about the costumes.”

    “When I heard they were doing a display of the Jubilee! showgirl costumes at Nevada State Museum, and then seeing those Bob Mackie and Pete Menefee designs up close … that really told me a lot of stories about the costumes.”

  • The coming weeks will bring you especially rich teachings, Cancerian.

    The coming weeks will bring you especially rich teachings, Cancerian.

  • Sonia Barcelona, aka Sonia Seelinger, releases new album ‘Bitter Melon’ on her birthday, September 7.

    Sonia Barcelona, aka Sonia Seelinger, releases new album ‘Bitter Melon’ on her birthday, September 7.

  • His biography is among the more interesting in electronic music: Young singer-songwriter graduates from Harvard, views the corporate landscape and bails to follow his dream.

    His biography is among the more interesting in electronic music: Young singer-songwriter graduates from Harvard, views the corporate landscape and bails to follow his dream.

  • Meth and Red appeared together this year on E-40’s “Keep on Gassin,” but you might better remember the magical 2017 weed rap collaboration “Mount Kushmore” with Snoop Dogg and B-Real.

    Meth and Red appeared together this year on E-40’s “Keep on Gassin,” but you might better remember the magical 2017 weed rap collaboration “Mount Kushmore” with Snoop Dogg and B-Real.

  • Cirque du Soleil visionary Guy Laliberté celebrates his 60th birthday with a DJ performance at Light.

    Cirque du Soleil visionary Guy Laliberté celebrates his 60th birthday with a DJ performance at Light.

  • The chef, who has spent the majority of her career running massive operations like Carnevino at Palazzo and Eataly at Park MGM, has distilled that knowledge into a menu of rustic Italian dishes.

    The chef, who has spent the majority of her career running massive operations like Carnevino at Palazzo and Eataly at Park MGM, has distilled that knowledge into a menu of rustic Italian dishes.

  • Breakfast speciality Green Eggs & Spam ($13), with verdant Thai sauce and Filipino-style garlic rice on the side, is a super-fun dish.

    Breakfast speciality Green Eggs & Spam ($13), with verdant Thai sauce and Filipino-style garlic rice on the side, is a super-fun dish.

  • Aperol, Campari and cachaça 101.
  • Can this star-studded Aces squad bring the city its first professional sports championship? There are plenty of reasons to think they can get the job done.

    Can this star-studded Aces squad bring the city its first professional sports championship? There are plenty of reasons to think they can get the job done.