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A Chef’s Life Holiday Special

A Chef’s Life Holiday Special

A Chef's Life

Join Vivian as she prepares foods that draw on her Southern heritage and Ben’s Chanukah traditions.

Obviously, It's Pecans

Obviously, It's Pecans

A Chef's Life

It’s November ya’ll. Vivian is feeling the stress of both work and home as she juggles running the restaurant after suspending her sous chef and preparing for Thanksgiving.

The Fish Episode, Y'all

The Fish Episode, Y'all

A Chef's Life

Vivian presents a few of the many ways fish makes its appearance in Southern cooking, from dried mullet roe to a friendly fish stew competition with Warren Brothers’ buddies.

Apples

Apples

A Chef's Life

As Vivian returns from her Mississippi road trip to the fall harvest, she confronts her long absence from the dinner service at Chef and the Farmer.

Don’t Tom Thumb Your Nose at Me! (Part 2)

Don’t Tom Thumb Your Nose at Me! (Part 2)

A Chef's Life

View preparations for Vivian’s 1,600-plate luncheon at the Southern Foodways Alliance symposium.

Don't Tom Thumb Your Nose at Me! (Part One)

Don't Tom Thumb Your Nose at Me! (Part One)

A Chef's Life

Vivian, Ben and the entire Chef and the Farmer staff hustle to complete the mammoth preparations necessary for her big luncheon at the Southern Foodways Alliance symposium in Oxford, Mississippi.

30 min.

Schedule

Tuesday
12/23/14 8:30 AM
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Tuesday
12/23/14 2:30 PM
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Thursday
12/25/14 8:30 AM
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Thursday
12/25/14 2:30 PM
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Chef Vivian and her husband, Ben, leave New York to open a restaurant in her small North Carolina hometown. Vivian revisits the Southern tradition of “putting up” corn and shares her method for making smoked corn relish. As the episode concludes, a devastating setback threatens their new life.

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