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Distinguished Chef Series

Chef Event 2017-2018 Brochure 

Chef Miranda Kaiser

Chef Miranda Kaiser was raised and attended culinary school in the United Kingdom. After working in some of the best kitchens in Europe, she decided to move to Israel to take advantage of their growing culinary scene. There, she met her husband Philip Kaiser, a Tulsa native. Chef Miranda returned to Europe to work in France and the United Kingdom before finally returning to Israel. She and Phil married and opened their first business, an internet bar in downtown Jerusalem, the first of its kind in the city. After starting a family there, they decided to return to the US and start the next chapter of entrepreneurship. In 2002 they came to live in Tulsa and opened Cosmo Cafe & Bar in 2004, now located in Brookside. In 2012 they opened Laffa Medi-Eastern Restaurant & Bar which is located in Downtown Tulsa. Chef Miranda serves as the culinary voice and oversees the daily kitchen operations. She serves on numerous charitable boards throughout Tulsa including the Kaiser Foundation. Her passion for the community, youth and Tulsa’s future is evident in everything she does. She is actively involved in the Tulsa Chef’s Chapter and is a mainstay at every community philanthropic event.


Miranda Kaiser

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