After one of the best pop-up dinners I’ve ever experienced, I can answer the question a reader messaged me three months ago:
Where’s David Ansill cooking these days?
The fan was hoping to track down the chef she’d happily followed from spot to spot through his multi-decade Philly career. And she wasn’t alone. A few weeks later, a different chef sent me a text lamenting a lack of finesse in the cuisine at a restaurant after Ansill’s departure. When I ended up in a third conversation with a food industry vet about Ansill’s talent in the kitchen, I decided to try to track him down.
There was a good chance I’d find him somewhere, I thought, since he’d been known to bop around.
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