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Summit Daily article about Dining Redefined

Written By: Miles F. Porter IV, Special to the Daily, March 14, 2014

In a new business venture, chef Lisa Yacono has resurrected the private catering business she started in Florida.

"I do mostly vegan/vegetarian foods, which is unique for this area," she says.

Lisa is the wife of Showtime Sign and Shirt Co.'s Tommy Yacono. The couple lives in Wildernest.

To get an advance look-see, check out her website at

Lisa began cooking at an early age, then traveled to Italy to study in some of the finest kitchens and schools in Europe. She's worked with Dennis Max and Burt Rapport for the opening of Maxaluna in Boca Raton and with chefs Charles Saunders and Mark Militello. Lisa later "toqued" at the Governors Club in West Palm Beach, under the tutelage of Jamie Parks.