Lorena Garcia, celebrity chef and and author, is shown in her culinary loft. Garcia, a native of Venezuela, had pursued a legal career in her country and in Miami before she realized she loved to cook, switched gears, studied culinary arts, and never looked back.
Lorena Garcia, celebrity chef and and author, is shown in her culinary loft. Garcia, a native of Venezuela, had pursued a legal career in her country and in Miami before she realized she loved to cook, switched gears, studied culinary arts, and never looked back. PHOTOS BY CARL JUSTE cjuste@miamiherald.com
Lorena Garcia, celebrity chef and and author, is shown in her culinary loft. Garcia, a native of Venezuela, had pursued a legal career in her country and in Miami before she realized she loved to cook, switched gears, studied culinary arts, and never looked back. PHOTOS BY CARL JUSTE cjuste@miamiherald.com

How Miami chef Lorena Garcia dumped a law career to cook — and became famous

June 24, 2016 8:49 AM