This local Haitian chef will be on Food Network – again

Chef Ivan is a Food Network veteran. (Carl Juste/Miami Herald)

Time to add some Caribbean heat to Guy Fieri’s American diner show.

North Miami chef Ivan Dorvil will have his Ivan’s Cookhouse featured on Friday night’s episode of “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives” on Food Network. Dorvil will host a watch party with his signature Caribbean-Asian cuisine (yes, you read that right, with inspiration from his native Haiti) to mark the 9 p.m. showing.

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