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Edna Lewis championed purity of ingredients, regional cuisine, and the importance of bringing food directly from the farm to the table. She was a chef when female chefs—let alone African American female chefs—were few and far between, and she received many awards for her work. The story follows Edna from early spring through the growing season to a family dinner celebrating a successful harvest.