Guest Blogs

Plate’s guest blogs are where chefs and other industry pros share their experiences and thoughts about life in the food world.

As a Pastry Chef, Am I Extinct or Evolving?

Hardware Pastries/little ola's Biscuits
Bryan, Texas

This Is What I Learned In My First Year of Running a Micro Bakery

At Heart Panadería
Atlanta, Georgia

"The Bear" Gives Us the Imperfect Restaurant and Workers We All Know

IDK Concepts
Pleasant Hill, California

What Being a Butcher Taught Me About the Value of Craft

Copper and Heat
Portland, Oregon

Working on Thanksgiving, You Can Still Give Thanks

Bitchy Waiter
Sunnyside, New York

There’s No Tavern to Walk Into: Bartenders Game the Plague

Jupiter Disco
Brooklyn, New York

You Should Be Asking for More Money: Here’s How to Do It

Copper and Heat
Portland, Oregon