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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Liver Lover

24:34

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



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Chasing Trout

24:33

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

Persimmon Style

24:32

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

Bourbon Country

24:33

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

WANTED: Broccoli

24:33

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

A Food Truck and a Pear Tree

24:33

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

Prolific Peppers

24:33

Vivian preps peppers for Lambstock, a party where chefs, food, and music converge.