A Chef's Life

A Chef's Life is a new half-hour character-driven documentary and cooking series that takes viewers inside the life of Chef Vivian Howard, who, with her husband Ben Knight, left the big city to open a fine dining restaurant in small-town Eastern North Carolina.

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The Final Harvest


Say goodbye to the show with a farewell feast of epic proportions.

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Liver Lover


Vivian visits one of her favorite farmers and a restaurant known for its fried livers.

Chasing Trout


Vivian plans a respite from the road during the holidays, but finds herself busy at home.

Persimmon Style


Vivian takes the twins to pick persimmons and learn about the fruit's different varieties.

Bourbon Country


Dinner at Maker’s Mark in Vivian’s honor turns into an American history lesson.

WANTED: Broccoli


Vivian heads to NYC where her book launch means a full itinerary.

A Food Truck and a Pear Tree


The arrival of Vivian's cookbook sparks a well of emotions.