This simple crumble works magic with whichever seasonal fruit you fancy—or happen to have languishing on your countertop.
John Besh is a chef and a native son dedicated to the culinary riches of southern Louisiana. Besh grew up in southern Louisiana and has set the benchmark for fine dining in New Orleans--a town whose identity is bound to its food. Each of his nine acclaimed restaurants celebrates the bounty and traditions of the region. From the outset of his career, Besh’s talent and drive have earned him continuous kudos: Food & Wine named him one of the “Top 10 Best New Chefs in America” and his flagship restaurant August has featured on the late great Gourmet magazine’s “Guide to America’s Best Restaurants,” and “America’s Top 50 Restaurants.” He won the James Beard Award for Best Chef of the Southeast in 2006, and was awarded Food Arts’ Silver Spoon Award in 2009 for revitalizing the culinary legacy of New Orleans. John Besh is a frequent guest chef on the NBC "Today Show," and has appeared on top programs on The Food Network and the Sundance Channel, as well. Besh is the author of two cookbooks, My New Orleans and My Family Table.