What the White House chefs have prepared for presidents throughout our nation’s history, as well as who they were, tells the story of our changing cuisines and understanding of democracy.
From the beginning it was a hit. After eight dinners, 200-plus members have participated, and a strong culinary voice emerged.
The foundations allow a chef to move beyond the cookbook and know what needs to be done to create a good dish, how to approach a basket of ingredients and build a plate of food into something that demonstrates understanding and passion.
For some 9,000 years, humans have manipulated the process of fermentation to encourage certain strains of bacteria or fungi to grow in vegetables, grains and dairy products to preserve them and add flavor.
There’s so much going on at Cook. Craft. Create. ACF National Convention and Show this year, it can be hard to choose what to do each day. We picked six cool workshops and demos that illustrate the broad selection of awesome stuff you can learn at our 2018 Convention in New Orleans.