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About the Author
ALON SHAYA is founder of Domenica, Pizza Domenica, and Shaya Restaurants. He opened Domenica, a regional Italian restaurant in the New Orleans historic Roosevelt Hotel, in 2009. Five years later, in 2014, he opened Pizza Domenica. After several visits to Israel, he was inspired to go back to his roots of cooking, and in 2015 opened his namesake Israeli restaurant, Shaya, in New Orleans.