Lets grow together

We are here to enhance the professional growth for all current and future chefs and pastry chefs.

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Take your place in ACF, the only organization promoting the professional image of chefs worldwide through education of culinarians at all levels. Network with renowned chefs, top industry professionals and executives.

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Tour de Chef

Tour de Chef is a multi distance charity bicycle ride through Randolph and Davidson Counties, with chef prepared foods at rest stops and a 3 course chef prepared meal served after the ride.

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The Standard of Excellence for Chefs

The American Culinary Federation, Inc. (ACF), a professional, organization for chefs and cooks, was founded in 1929 in New York City by three chefs’ organizations: the Société Culinaire Philanthropique, the Vatel Club and the Chefs de Cuisine Association of America. Since our inception, little has changed in our principal goals. We are an organization based on promoting the professional image of American chefs worldwide through education of culinarians at all levels.

We offer culinary competitions, certification, a national apprenticeship program, regional and national events, publicationsand much more to help foster the growth of professional chefs and the foodservice industry. If you are not part of our organization, we invite you to join us and gain access to the best culinary resources available.



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