Piedmont Culinary Guild is a 501 C3 non-profit organization founded on the principle idea that sharing resources and promoting educational opportunities can help develop and secure our local food system. We are committed to sharing our strengths and building our local food economy.

2018 Food & Beverage Symposium

This year’s theme for the PCG Food & Beverage Symposium, Here and Now, explores all the issues – good, bad, small, and large – affecting our local food systems regionally and nationally.

Sunday, March 25
Johnson & Wales University
Uptown Charlotte



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Upcoming Events!

Cooking classes, wine pairing dinners, cheese tastings, a food-art experience, two PCG fundraisers, and the first legal hemp dinner in North Carolina in 80 years .. see what PCG Members have planned for you this month!

Check out the PCG Events Calendar!

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Where You Can Find Us


You can find Piedmont Culinary Guild members throughout the area, including restaurants, farms, farmer’s markets, purveyors, artisan food companies, and other establishments where “supporting our own” takes front and center. Please join us by supporting those who support our neighbors.

Introducing PCG Tastemakers

Designed specifically for those who wish to more actively support local chefs, farmers, and culinary purveyors, PCG Tastemakers is open to anyone who is passionate about sustainably grown food, who enjoy profound taste experiences, and wish to support a vibrant, local food economy.

Be invited to exclusive monthly Tastemaker events to experience the unique flavors of the Piedmont, receive a newsletter of news, recipes, planting tips, and more!

How You Can Help


Please Donate!

Your considerate and appreciated tax-deductible contribution will be used specifically to drive our mission forward, provide needed scholarships to active chefs and farmers for continued education and to students pursuing honorable careers in agriculture and in the culinary arts.

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