Dorian Hunter Becomes the First Black Woman to Win the Masterchef Competition

Nick DiGiovanni in the finale. While it wasn’t a surprise that Dorian won after a Facebook post leaked before her win, it was still a thrilling finale to a rollercoaster of a season. The Cartersville, Georgia, native won $250,000 for a three course menu including seared sea scallops with a corn-forward profile using cornmeal, corn puree and pickled Swiss chard,...

14 African American Women Leading Change in the U.S. Food System

Originally published by food tank. Republished with their permission. Contributing Author: Angie Cerilli According to the 2018 State of Women-Owned Businesses report, the number of women-owned businesses increased by 58 percent from 2007 to 2018. From this, businesses owned by African-American women grew by 164 percent, which is equal to 20 percent of all women-owned businesses. Not only does this provide a...