Chefs to Watch 2016: Melissa Chou, Mister Jiu's, San Francisco

Regina Schrambling

Melissa Chou thought she was facing a daunting challenge when she became pastry chef at Aziza and then Mourad in San Francisco, tasked with devising desserts showcasing the unfamiliar-to-her flavors and accents of Morocco. But that turned out to be nothing compared with her current gig: creating desserts at Brandon Jew’s game-changing Mister Jiu’s in San Francisco’s Chinatown, where...