Chef Andrea Murdoch was born in Venezuela to an Indigenous Andean family. However, she spent her childhood with her adopted family in suburban Ohio, where her culture and identity always felt elusive to her. After a traumatic divorce left her with PTSD, Murdoch found healing in cooking Native and Indigenous foods, using it as a way to connect to her heritage.
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