Meet Richard Kurian
Richard Kurian discovered his passion for the seafood his family gathered living on the Jersey shore and fed that passion learning to cook through his grandmother and father. Richard started cooking professionally at the age of 15 and right after high school enrolled in the Academy of Culinary Arts near Atlantic City, New Jersey. After graduating he spent the next ten years traveling. Working in Jupiter, Florida, the River Boat Mississippi Queen, the French Quarter, small Inns in rural New York and the culinary bustle of Chicago.