Profiles

Candid conversations and stories behind the people that push food culture forward.

Family Style at Lilia

Family Style at Lilia

At Lilia in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Chef Missy Robbins reexamines success—in and out of the kitchen.

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If You Grow It, They Will Come

If You Grow It, They Will Come

In Charleston, South Carolina, High Wire Distilling Company finds inspiration in southern roots, creating expressive spirits with heirloom grains.

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In Conversation With Dominique Crenn

In Conversation With Dominique Crenn

At Atelier Crenn in San Francisco, Chef Dominique Crenn uses her restaurant as a platform to tell stories and push boundaries, both at the table and in society.

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The Cuina Volcànica of Les Cols

The Cuina Volcànica of Les Cols

In Catalonia, Fina Puigdevall embraces the unusual regional influence of volcanic soil in hyperlocal cooking at her Michelin-starred restaurant, Les Cols.

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The GrowHaus’ Seeds of Change

The GrowHaus’ Seeds of Change

In Denver, Colorado, The GrowHaus’ mission is to make America’s most polluted zip code a source of community and sustainable food growing systems.

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Tapping in at Beachwood BBQ & Brewing

Tapping in at Beachwood BBQ & Brewing

At Beachwood BBQ & Brewing in Orange County, CA, chef and owner Gabe Gordon has been blazing trails in quality food and craft beer for more than a decade.

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Eating the Po River Valley

Eating the Po River Valley

In Los Angeles, owners of Officine Brera and Factory Kitchen, Angelo Auriana and Matteo Ferdinandi, introduce flavors from Italian history to local diners through Northern Italian dishes.

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Black Feast: The Art of Awareness

Black Feast: The Art of Awareness

In Portland, Oregon, Salimatu Amabebe combines art and food to address current events and make connections among guests with her pop-up series, Black Feast.

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Eating Ayurveda

Eating Ayurveda

Teacher Marc Holzman and Chef Divya Alter explain how the ancient practice of Ayurveda is especially relevant in a modern world.

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Exhibiting Humanity

Exhibiting Humanity

In Brooklyn, New York, one family sells more than a diverse selection of groceries; Sahadi’s Importing Company puts the world on display.

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Ida B’s Table Redefines Soul Food for Baltimore

Ida B’s Table Redefines Soul Food for Baltimore

In Baltimore, Maryland, Chef David Thomas and his family are reintroducing and redefining soul food for a community with a rich history.

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Against the Grain

Against the Grain

In Italy, rice is as integral to the country’s culture as pasta. On her Tuscan farm, Ariane Lotti carries a tradition of rice production with an effort toward more ethical and sustainable practices.

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