Culinary Resources

ACF Culinary Team USA Goes to Luxembourg

One Team. One Dream. 2014 Culinary World Cup, Luxembourg

Cheer on ACF Culinary Team USA on social media as they go for gold in Luxembourg. Post your best wishes for the team with hashtag #ACFCulinaryTeamUSA on Facebook and Twitter and we will share it with them. Or request a social media toolkit and receive an official team Facebook/Twitter banner to post on your social media outlets. Email with inquiries.

And stay tuned to the team hashtag Nov. 22–26 for live updates from the 2014 Villeroy & Boch Culinary World Cup! Tag or find team on Facebook at ACF Culinary Team USA 2016.

In The News

Register Today for ChefConnect Events in Baltimore and Indianapolis

ACF Signature Series presents ChefConnect: Baltimore and ChefConnect: Indy. Check out the seminars, cooking demonstrations and hands-on workshops available at these events and register today.

Learn about the Sweet Potato: November’s Ingredient of the Month

Not only do sweet potatoes make delicious side dishes, they are packed with antioxidant-rich vitamins and minerals. Learn more, including a recipe for Gingered Sweet Potato-Pork Satay, at

Check Out the Recipe of the Week in ACF’s Recipe Collection

ACF’s recipe collection allows you to input, rate, share, search and save recipes. Try Cranberry Carrot Quinoa as an alternate Thanksgiving side, or make it on Nov. 23 to celebrate Eat a Cranberry Day. Enter your own recipes at

2015 American Culinary Classic – REGISTER TODAY!

Culinary teams, it is the American Culinary Federation’s (ACF) pleasure to invite you to participate in the 2015 American Culinary Classic. This competition is open to international culinary teams, limited to 12, as well as regional, city, college, company, military teams and individuals from the United States. This event will take place during Cook. Craft. Create. Convention & Show, July 30–Aug. 3, 2015, at the Orlando World Center Marriott, Orlando, Florida. Register today!

Join ACF on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

Join ACF on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to find out about exciting opportunities, industry updates and more. Share your news, thoughts and views with more than 51,500 professional chefs, foodservice executives and culinarians.

What’s Your ACF Story?

For 85 years, chefs, students and foodservice professionals have benefitted from membership and involvement in ACF. Read several members’ stories and share your story.