Chef Darnell Reed transformed Chicago’s Luella's Southern Kitchen into a renowned restaurant, earning a James Beard Nomination in 2022. Now, Reed is taking his passion and flavors beyond the walls of his restaurant with Luella's Southern Popcorn.
These delectable snacks pack the same bold flavors that have captivated diners at Luella's, allowing everybody to savor the unique taste of southern cuisine.
Chef Darnell Reed, Luella’s Southern Popcorn
Chef Darnell Reed is the Chef and Owner of Lincoln Square gem, Luella's Southern Kitchen. His team began Luella's Southern Popcorn to bring gourmet kettle-cooked popcorn in deliciously unique flavors to the masses. Luella’s Southern Popcorn not only offers fresh popcorn with locally sourced ingredients, they are also active supporters of their community.