Chefs to Watch 2017: Aaron Adams, Farm Spirit, Portland, Ore.

Danielle Centoni

With its natural wood tones and intimate counter-only seating, Farm Spirit looks like it sprung from the minimalist pages of a cool shelter mag, not from the mind of a die-hard punk. But spend more than a couple minutes with Chef/Owner Aaron Adams, and you soon realize his relentless individualism and anti-establishment attitude are what give this tiny vegan restaurant in Portland, Ore.,...