The Great American Recipe from VPM and PBS is a new eight-part, uplifting cooking competition TV series that celebrates the multiculturalism that makes American food unique and iconic. In support of the show, VPM is featuring local chefs ​cooking their favorite recipes at farmers markets ​across Virginia.
Join us at these upcoming market dates! Enjoy live cooking demos and tastings to explore the variety of flavors and cultures that inspired ​their iconic dishes:
June 25th – Harrisonburg Farmers Market
The Turner Pavilion, 228 S Liberty Street Harrisonburg, VA 22801
9 AM COOKING DEMO – Chef Tassie Pippert, Host of Un-Wine’d
11 AM COOKING DEMO – Chef Mikey Reisenberg, Owner of Mashita
July 2nd – RVA Big Market
RVA BIG Market Bryan Park, Bellevue Ave Richmond, VA 23227
9 AM COOKING DEMO – Chef Will Leung-Richardson, Owner of Kudzu RVA
11 AM COOKING DEMO – Chef Yeshi Demisse, Owner of The Nile
July 9th- Charlottesville City Market
Charlottesville City Market 100 Water Street Charlottesville, VA 22902
9 AM COOKING DEMO – Chef Antwon Brinson, Owner of Culinary Concepts AB
11 AM COOKING DEMO – Chef Jen Naylor, Sussex Farm and Umma’s restaurant
Visit the VMP website for chef profiles and more details.