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.
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!
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Dine to your heart’s content and still support local farmers, provisioners, and food artisans. Twenty-One Piedmont Culinary Guild members, representing eighteen local restaurants, are participating in Queen’s Feast – Winter 2018. Three courses for $35.00 (plus, tax/tip). There’s no better bang for your dining out buck.
Not only does Rochelle Baxter’s family ties stretch overseas, but her childhood and school years moved her through Chapel Hill, Durham, and Winston-Salem, before landing in Charlotte. Still, while her culinary inspirations may be far-flung, the food she stocks at Vin Master celebrates the Carolinas’ own variety of flavors.
It’s back-to-back for the crew at 300 East restaurant in Charlotte as Pastry Sous Laney Jahkel-Parrish captured both the Judges and People’s Choice awards – and is the Carved 2017 overall champion! Over 200 people turned out at Lenny Boy Brewing on Saturday, October 21 for a day of fun, food, and family.
Recent Job Postings
Haymaker Restaurant, is looking a full-time Party Cook to create and prepare desserts, breads, and laminated pastries for lunch and dinner service for its soon-to-open restaurant in Uptown Charlotte. Requires a minimum of two years’ professional kitchen experience.
Haymaker Restaurant, is looking to hire all BOH & FOH positions for its soon-to-open restaurant in Uptown Charlotte, including Dishwashers, Servers, Bartenders, and Backwaiters. Candidates are expected to have knowledge of FOH and BOH operations as well as complete knowledge of restaurant sanitary procedures.
UNCG Catering, a service of Chartwells, in Greensboro, NC is looking for a full-time salaried Catering Assistant to provide administrative and clerical support to Catering Director and Executive Chef …
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
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.