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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Picking Peppers

03:41

Vivian visits Warren to pick from his prolific pepper patch.



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Bourbon 101

03:03

Vivian heads to Kentucky for a primer on bourbon.

Rattlesnake Beans

03:09

Vivian visits an old friend to learn about this local favorite.

The Pear Tree

02:42

Vivian and her family pluck pears from a tree that’s been in the family for 100 years.

Picking Persimmons

03:31

Vivian takes the twins to pick persimmons and learns about the varieties of the fruit.

Tomatoes

03:35

Vivian visits Warren's farm and discovers a wild tomato patch.

Cabbage

06:07

Vivian visits the famous Skylight Inn to talk cabbage and see how they make coleslaw.