Leland Eating & Drinking House hosts celebration for AAPI Month
As Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month comes to an end, Leland Eating and Drinking House held a celebration with different chefs from across the city.
The chefs came together at Leland to share their own traditional Asian and Pacific Islander meals and commemorate the month dedicated to their culture.
"I'm half-Chinese and my partner, Delfin, is Filipino... while I come from the fried rice family, he'll come from the Sisig family. We put that together, but there's a bunch of different cultures," said Randi Lee, owner of Leland Eating and Drinking House.
The chefs who came together at Leland say this event is important for celebrating both the cuisine and heritage of their cultures.