Kitchen Collaborative

Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Renate DeGeorge
Hearty, satisfying builds stand out with clever flavor play
Picture for Loaded Baked Potato Gratin
Created by Renate DeGeorge
Sponsor: Potatoes USA
Picture for Boursin® BLT on Brioche
Created by Chef Renate DeGeorge
Sponsor: Bel Brands USA
Picture for Chicken-Fried Aussie Steak Breakfast Bowl
Created by Renate DeGeorge
Sponsor: True Aussie Beef & Lamb
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: James Musser
Taking ingredients in unexpected directions leads to sublime discovery
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Michael Israel
Touchpoints of the familiar come through in these three recipes
Picture for Boursin® Garlic & Herb Cheesecake
Created by Chef James Musser, Copeland’s New Orleans
Sponsor: Bel Brands USA
Picture for California Walnut Parmesan Chicken
Created by Chef James Musser, Copeland’s New Orleans
Sponsor: California Walnuts
Picture for Grilled California Avocado Ssam
Created by Chef Michael Israel, The Cheesecake Factory
Sponsor: California Avocado Commission
Picture for California Cheese Khachapuri
Created by Chef Michael Israel, The Cheesecake Factory
Sponsor: California Milk Advisory Board
Picture for Barilla “Carbonara” Orzo Pasta Salad
Created by Chef Michael Israel, The Cheesecake Factory
Sponsor: Barilla
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Chef Jamie Carawan
Plant-based additions enhance recipe development
Picture for Smoky Blueberry Bourbon Chutney and “Big Thicket” Double Bone Pork Chop
Created by Jamie Carawan
Sponsor: U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council
Picture for California Walnut Chile en Nogada
Created by Jamie Carawan
Sponsor: California Walnuts
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Farley Kaiser
Evocative flavors turn comfort-centric and adventurous builds into stars
Picture for Indonesian Spicy Mango Pork Skewers
Created by Farley Kaiser
Sponsor: National Mango Board
Picture for Hatch Green Chile and Bush’s Hominy Gratin
Created by Farley Kaiser Sponsor: Bush’s Best
Picture for Grilled California Avocado, Tomato & Cucumber Salad with Minted Mojo Vinaigrette
Created by Jeff Hanak
Sponsor: California Avocado Commission
Picture for Open-Faced Beer & Cola Braised Aussie Beef Sandwich
Created by Jeff Hanak
Sponsor: True Aussie Beef & Lamb
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Jeffrey Hanak
Bold flavors carry both light and hearty dishes
Picture for Portuguese Chorizo, Kale, and Bean Soup
Created by Matt Harding Sponsor: Bush’s Best
Picture for Idaho® Potato and Crab Hash with Poached Eggs
Created by Matt Harding
Sponsor: Idaho® Potato Commission
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Chef Matt Harding
Offering comfort while still serving up menu excitement
Picture for Grilled Red Snapper Fillet with Mango-Sriracha Butter
Created by Pascal Beaute
Sponsor: National Mango Board
Picture for Boursin® Garlic & Fine Herbs Potato Croquettes
Created by Pascal Beaute
Sponsor: Bel Brands USA
Picture for Upcycled Vegetarian “Meatloaf” with Barilla Penne
Created by Pascal Beaute
Sponsor: Barilla
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Pascal Beaute
Classic techniques with modern touches bring home memorable flavors
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Joe Natoli
Comforting indulgence with a sense of place
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Chef Michael Slavin
Thoughtful approaches to the mash-up create modern, craveable flavor combinations
Picture for Idaho® Potato Gnocchi
Created by Joe Natoli
Sponsor: Idaho® Potato Commission
Picture for Blazin’ Blueberry Glazed Wings
Created by Joe Natoli
Sponsor: U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Chef Keith Brunell
Two recipes that offer signature spins on beloved builds
Picture for Crispy Waffle Fries Poutine with Spicy Cheese Sauce
Created by Keith Brunell
Sponsor: Potatoes USA
Picture for California Avocado & Miso Ginger Soba Noodles
Created by Keith Brunell
Sponsor: California Avocado Commission
Picture for Cast Iron Aussie Lamb Dirty Rice
Created by Michael Slavin
Sponsor: True Aussie Beef & Lamb
Picture for California Farmstead Tea Sandwiches
Created by Michael Slavin
Sponsor: California Milk Advisory Board
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Olivier Gaupin
Assertive global flavors rounded out by softer tones from familiar ingredients
Picture for Open-faced Roasted Turkey Meatball Sandwich on Grilled Sourdough
Created by Olivier Gaupin
Sponsor: California Milk Advisory Board
Picture for Buttermilk Fried Chicken Nuggets with Blueberry BBQ Sauce
Created by Olivier Gaupin
Sponsor: U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council
Picture for Open Fire Grilled Pork & Mango Churrasco Style
Created by Olivier Gaupin
Sponsor: National Mango Board
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Nate Weir
Three recipes that highlight flavor versatility and menu adaptability
Picture for Barilla Spring Campanelle with Greens and Pistachio Gremolata
Created by Nate Weir
Sponsor: Barilla
Picture for Authentic Haitian Rice & Beans with Red Bean Sauce
Created by Nate Weir Sponsor: Bush’s Best
Picture for Black Pepper Boursin® & Charred Eggplant Dip with Rye Crackers
Created by Nate Weir
Sponsor: Bel Brands USA
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Paul Muller
Flavorful menu development that looks for inspiration close to home.
Picture for Warm German Idaho® Potato Salad with Smoked Brisket
Created by Paul Muller
Sponsor: Idaho® Potato Commission
Picture for Flash-Fried California Avocados with Denver Poppers
Created by Paul Muller
Sponsor: California Avocado Commission
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Grant Morgan
High impact flavor needs the right supporting players
Picture for The G.O.A.T. Taco
Created by Grant Morgan
Sponsor: True Aussie Beef & Lamb
Picture for Inside Out Grilled Cheese California Club Sandwich
Created by Grant Morgan
Sponsor: California Milk Advisory Board
Picture for Brown Butter Potato Gnocchi
Created by Grant Morgan
Sponsor: Potatoes USA
Picture for Caribbean-Style Potato-Coconut Curry
Created by Aaron Brooks
Sponsor: Potatoes USA
Picture for Blueberry and Cucumber Gazpacho
Created by Aaron Brooks
Sponsor: U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Aaron Brooks
Offering familiar ingredients in surprising, flavor-forward applications
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: David Stadtmiller
Building crave in a comfort classic, a bright summer dish and a modern entrée
Picture for Barilla Classic Shells Bolognese
Created by David Stadtmiller
Sponsor: Barilla
Picture for Pan-Seared California Walnut Cajun Risotto Cakes
Created by David Stadtmiller
Sponsor: California Walnuts
Picture for Pan-Seared Cod with Mango Strawberry Pico de Gallo
Created by David Stadtmiller
Sponsor: National Mango Board
Picture for Blended Burger Torchon with Black-Eyed Pea & Cannellini Bean Salad
Created by Ian Ramirez Sponsor: Bush’s Best
Picture for Blueberry Elotes Esquites Salad
Created by Ian Ramirez Sponsor: U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Ian Ramirez
Playing with formats and adding unexpected flavor touches reveals new ideas
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Jason Knoll
Thoughtful flavor combinations give breakfast, all-day and brunch a lift
Picture for Creole Crawfish Lasagna “Benedict”
Created by Jason Knoll
Sponsor: Barilla
Picture for Honey Glazed California Walnuts Superfood Power Bowl
Created by Jason Knoll
Sponsor: California Walnuts
Picture for Steakhouse Idaho Potato and Lobster Hash
Created by Jason Knoll
Sponsor: Idaho® Potato Commission
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Jeffrey Meyer
Creative texture play takes favorites in exciting directions
Picture for 3-Way California Avo-Tacos
Created by Jeffrey Meyer and his daughter Madison
Sponsor: California Avocado Commission
Picture for Sicilian Mac & Cheese With Panko Togarashi Chicken
Created by Jeffrey Meyer and his daughter Madison
Sponsor: California Milk Advisory Board
Picture for Down Under BBQ Sandwich with Aussie Lamb
Created by Stephen Toevs
Sponsor: True Aussie Beef & Lamb
Picture for Plant-Forward California Walnuts and Beet Tartare
Created by Stephen Toevs
Sponsor: California Walnuts
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Stephen Toevs
Strategic flavor development ensures menu hits with both plant-forward and meat-centric items
Picture for Whipped Potato and Feta Dip with Potato Crackers
Created by Tamra Scroggins
Sponsor: Potatoes USA
Picture for Bush’s Blended Kofta with Cannellini Bean and Tomato Salad
Created by Tamra Scroggins
Sponsor: Bush’s Best
Picture for Deep Fried Green Mango Spears with Tamari Sesame Dipping Sauce
Created by Tamra Scroggins
Sponsor: National Mango Board
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Tamra Scroggins
Three creations showcase a modern American mash-up theme
Picture for Crisp Idaho® Potato Steak with Peppercorn Gravy
Created by Steven Sturm
Sponsor: Idaho® Potato Commission
Picture for Boursin Black Pepper Beignets with Honey-Chile Glaze
Created by Steven Sturm
Sponsor: Bel Brands USA
Picture for Kitchen Collaborative: Steven Sturm
Two recipes that nail craveability and comfort while demonstrating beautiful flavor touches.
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