Top Chef Katsuji Tanabe Chats High Horse & Industry Depression—Part 1 of 2

It was 2019 and the buzz of top chef Katsuji Tanabe’s descent on Raleigh had reached epic proportions. A res at his short-lived legendary (now-defunct) High Horse was almost impossible to get. Then pandemic. But the story of High Horse’s shuttering has never been told—until now. Tune in as Publisher Gina Stephens has a candid conversation with one of the nation’s top toques on what really happened with High Horse, the all-too-common but rarely discussed depression in the industry and more in part one of this two-part chat.


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