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

National Restaurant Association Surveys American Culinary Federation Chefs

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Cook. Craft. Create. - July 9–13

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

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ACF Honors the 2016 Inductees

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