Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
Cooking Demo: Master Chef Joseph Poon
Known for his Asian Fusion Cuisine, Master Chef Joseph Poon has appeared on “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno and “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”, in addition to his popular Wok ‘N Walk Tour of Philadelphia Chinatown being featured as one of the best culinary tours in the country by TV Food Network’s “The Best Of…” Chef Poon prepares fresh meals with simple elegance from his contemporary and quirky venue in Philadelphia Chinatown, which is open for appointment-only private events, and cooking classes. As National Culinary Spokesperson for the National Watermelon Promotion Board Chef Poon travels the country performing live watermelon-carving demonstrations, and guest lectures at several prestigious universities including MIT, Princeton, and Culinary Institute of America. Awarded 2014 Chef of the Year by a group of his peers in the American Culinary Federation, Chef Poon donates his time to dozens of charitable causes each year.