If you have Netflix, don't miss the remarkable new Netflix series Chef's Table (read the New York Times' review here) directed by David Gelb, who created the widely seen (and acclaimed) documentary feature film Jiro Dreams of Sushi. The series consists of beautifully shot portraits of 6 top chefs around the world, including two in the U.S.
|Michelle Obama on a farm tour led by Blue Hill chef Dan Barber|
While many prominent restaurants must forge close ties to surrounding farms to get the best produce, Blue Hill is unique in that it has its own farm. But Barber goes beyond geography and quality farming, working with growers and breeders to create new, more flavorful varieties.
For more about that, Barber's cooking and the beauty that is Blue Hill, watch this: