Chefs Predict “What’s Hot” for Menu Trends in 2017

National Restaurant Association Surveys American Culinary Federation Chefs

2017 Events

ChefConnect: Chicago - February 5–7
ChefConnect: NYC - February 26–28
Cook. Craft. Create. - July 9–13

ACF Culinary National Team USA

ACF Culinary National Team USA’s interpretation of current American cuisine trends using American products earned the team gold medals in both cold-food presentation and the hot-food kitchen, as well as a gold medal overall.


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We Are Chefs

The official blog of ACF. Meet the Southeast region salon winners.


2016 Winter issue, get it while it’s hot.

American Academy of Chefs

ACF Honors the 2016 Inductees

NEWCHEF Fashion Inc.