About Brian Yazzie

Brian Yazzie (a.k.a. Yazzie the Chef) is a Diné Chef from Dennehotso, Arizona which is located on the Northeastern part of the Navajo Nation.


Diné Chef Brian Yazzie focuses on bringing together hyper-local indigenous ingredients from the streams, rivers, and forests to revitalize healthy indigenous cuisine.  He brings creativity to ancestral knowledge through modern techniques.  Yazzie the Chef is available for private dinners, chef demos & collaborations, as well as educational demonstrations.

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Radio Interview – coming soon

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