THE RESTAURANT AT MEADOWOOD, NAPA VALLEY
At his three-Michelin-starred restaurant in Napa Valley, chef Christopher Kostow weaves his contemporary French style with his aptitude forrecreating his guests’ fondest food memories and his love for farm-to-table culinary traditions. Expect creative dishes, which focus on thepurity of the fl avor of each ingredient, such as olive oil ice cream with Spanish mackerel cured in citrus, and ingredients from local farmers,gardeners, ranchers and foraged fare gathered by Christopher and his team from the beautiful woodlands that surround Meadowood.
BLUE HILL AT STONE BARNS,NEW YORK
Having just released his latest farm-focused book (featured opposite)chef Dan Barber is a true pioneer of the farm-to-fork movement in theUS. At his restaurant, Blue Hill at Stone Barns, there are no menus -instead, guests are offered a multi-course farmers’ feast featuring thebest offerings from the fi eld and market.
THE FEARRINGTON HOUSE RESTAURANT,PITTSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA
For British-born chef Colin Bedford, farm-to-fork cooking and ‘simplicity’is the key to his exquisite cuisine. At his AAA fi ve-diamond restaurant, TheFearrington House Restaurant in Pittsboro, North Carolina, guests can dineon dishes such as maple cured duck breast with Fearrington blackberryjam (pictured)—all made with locally sourced ingredients.
Find out more about FOUR’s USAEdition.