Jamie Kennedy Books & Biography
Jamie Kennedy is a Governor General’s Cuisine Award-winning chef and food activist whose influence in the evolution of Canadian cuisine is unrivalled. He has mentored countless talented young chefs and created, through his advocacy for organic agriculture and his tireless work in community helping people re-engage with their food sources, an ideal among the culinary elite of commitment to local and seasonal ingredients. His high standard has set the bar for many generations of chefs to come.
Jamie Kennedy has run numerous restaurants in Toronto, and he now owns Gilead Bistro, and Jamie Kennedy at the Gardiner. He caters to many private functions and donates his time and efforts to such charities as Empty Bowls and Feast of Fields.