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Aaron Sanchez Biography

Birth Place:
El Paso, Texas, United States

Fast Facts

  • Mother opened the acclaimed acclaimed restaurant Café Marimba in New York after his family moved there in 1984
  • Was sent by his mother to spend the summer working with Chef Paul Prudhomme in New Orleans when he was 16
  • Published his first book, La Comida Del Barrio: Latin-American Cooking in the U
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  • Is a partner at world-famous tattoo shop and museum Daredevil Tattoo in New York
  • Launched the Aarón Sánchez Scholarship Fund, which provides full scholarships to aspiring chefs from the Latin community to attend culinary school, in 2016

Awards

    Relationships

    • Ife Sanchez Mora -- Ex-wife
    • Adolfo Sanchez -- Father
    • Zarela Martinez -- Mother
    • Yuma Sanchez -- Son