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The Great American Recipe Season 3

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Season 3 celebrates the stories and recipes of eight talented home cooks, including Adjo Honsou from St. Louis, who represent the delicious diversity of American home cooking.

Mondays, beginning June 17, at 9 pm on Nine PBS and livestream.

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Local Cook Part of New Season

Season 3 of PBS’s popular cooking competition series, The Great American Recipe, premieres Monday, June 17, at 9 pm, with eight new home cooks, including a contestant from St. Louis, two new judges, and a new location.

Adjo Honsou, originally from Togo, West Africa, combines her heritage with her passion for food. She immigrated to the United States at the age of 14 and, introduced to the art of cooking traditional West African dishes by her grandmother, Adjo's culinary skills flourished. However, sourcing authentic African ingredients in Missouri proved to be a formidable task. Undeterred, she embarked on a journey of exploration and experimentation, tirelessly researching and discovering local substitutes to recreate the flavors of her homeland. Today, Adjo proudly shares her love for West African cuisine with the St. Louis community and beyond.

A scientist and single mother of two, she balances her professional responsibilities and familial duties while nurturing her entrepreneurial spirit. Two years ago, she started her food truck showcasing Togolese specialties at local events and festivals. Among her signature dishes is Oxtail Palm Nut Stew, a tantalizing fusion of oxtail, aromatic curry sauce, palm nut puree, and fiery habanero peppers.

The Great American Recipe Watch Party with Adjo Honsou

Monday, August 5, 2024
6:30-8:30 pm
Public Media Commons

St. Louis's very own Adjo Honsou is a contestant on season three of The Great American Recipe on Nine PBS. Join Adjo and a few hundred of your closest friends for a screening of Episode 7. Grab some food from Adjo's food truck, FUFU n' Sauce, and find out if she will advance to the finals! 

Light snacks will be provided and a cash bar is available. Please bring your own chair. In case of inclement weather, this event will move inside Nine PBS's Bayer Studio. 

Register Here.

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