The Legacy Quilt Project

A story-gathering project featured in MOFAD’s exhibition African/American: Making the Nation’s Table. Who is your African American culinary hero?

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David Bohlen

Bohlen Family Farms is owned and operated by brothers David and Thomas Bohlen in Perryville, Missouri. David learned how to farm from a family friend after recognizing how expensive it was to eat healthfully. Their heirloom ingredients are in demand by chefs in St. Louis, Missouri.

The Legacy Quilt

Explore some of the incredible stories of African Americans who have shaped our country’s culinary identity.

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About the Legacy Quilt Project

The Legacy Quilt Project is a project of the Museum of Food and Drink. MOFAD welcomes submissions of African American culinary heroes to add to our Legacy Quilt as part of our exhibition, African/American: Making the Nation's Table.

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