Ray celebrates Israel's diverse cultures and culinary traditions with a modern, seasonal menu imbued with a straightforward, full-flavored style. We capture the warm, bustling atmosphere of the modern Israeli dinner table that is at once celebratory and inclusive.
Jenn Louis has competed on Bravo's "Top Chef Masters," was named one of Food & Wine's "Best New Chefs," and her simple, sophisticated cooking style, utilizing seasonal Pacific Northwest ingredients, has earned her two nominations for the James Beard Foundation Award of Best Chef: Northwest. Her debut cookbook, published in 2015, which was nominated for an IACP from the International Association of Culinary Professionals in the category of "Single Subject Cookbooks," and her second book, The Book of Greens, debuted in April 2017. Jenn is actively involved with nonprofits including Alex's Lemonade and Share Our Strength. She resides in Portland, OR with her two cats, Wasco and Silverado Silverstein, and loves to play the drums, work in her garden, and cook for her neighbors.