Mei Lin Teases What’s Next After ‘Top Chef,’ And It Sounds Awesome

June 25, 2015

The Top Chef winner teases her upcoming restaurant projects and opens up about being a part of the reality juggernaut.

Some 5,000 people attended this year’s Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, but judging by my time hanging out in the Grand Tasting tent with recent Top Chef winner Mei Lin, it seems like everyone is from Los Angeles. We bump into her friend Alvin Cailan, the chef/proprietor of the massively popular Eggslut and Ramen Champ. He’s slinging jars of luxurious coddled eggs topped with caviar. Just moments later we run into Ellen Bennett, the energetic creative force behind Hedley & Bennett — the…