Congratulations to Chef Barbara Lynch of South Boston, who was named one of Time Magazine's Top 100 influential people in the world.
Chef Lynch was cited in Time Magazine for her ascent in the culinary world as an elite chef, for which she won two James Beard Awards as well as numerous other prizes. She owns and operates seven restaurants in Boston, and runs Stir, a demonstration cooking kitchen that offers year round classes.
Her cookbook, Stir: Mixing it up in the Italian Tradition, was published in 2009, and her new memoir, Out of Line: A Life of Playing with Fire,was published on April 11, 2017.
Chef Lynch began her cooking career at the local church rectory kitchen in South
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