National Office Update

Your ACF national office will be closed on Monday February 20th in observance of President's Day.

2017 Events

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


Join ACF Culinary Team USA

ACF wants you to represent the U.S. in international culinary competitions. Applications are currently being accepted for team members and pastry chefs. The deadline is April 1, 2017. Join Team USA and help bring home the gold in 2020!


Boost your career.
Network with experts
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Become an apprentice
Find an ACFEF-Accredited school


Get involved in ACF programs
Support our Industry Partners
Become an ACF Partner

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.