Our food heroes are folks making a difference—from celebrity chefs teaching kids how to garden, to farmers growing sustainable produce, to neighbors and friends preserving traditions. Read about heroes, young and old, famous and unknown, sung and unsung.
The Legendary James Beard
This Fourth of July, we’re honoring America’s Founding Foodie, the legendary James Beard.
Beecher’s Handmade Cheese
Say Cheese, Seattle: A local cheesemaker makes artisanal cheese a hometown affair.
Bill McKay Grows Vegetables from Italian Seeds
Bringing fresh and authentic Italian vegetables stateside.
Outstanding in the Field Hosts Dinners on Local Farms
Blueberry Granita, fresh Sea Scallops with Sugar Snap Peas and more farm fresh recipes are served to groups of roving foodies to connect them to the folks who grow and cook our food.
Austin’s Flip Happy Crepes
This Austin eatery dishes up sweet and savory crepes from an old metal trailer.
Dan “Klecko” McGleno and the St. Paul Bread Club
A community of bakers gathers to share recipes and break bread.
Holiday Recipes from Dancing Bear Lodge
Dancing Bear Lodge in Townsend, Tenn., serves a menu that reflects its Southern locale.