Alice Waters: The Woman Behind the Throne? (Or, Um, The Push for White House Chef)

Alice Waters. Chef. Restaurateur. Cookbook author. Agricultural activist. Now add political activist to the list, too. Stir well. See what cooks up. Since 1971, Ms. Waters has overseen the stove and tables at her celebrated and innovative Berkeley, California restaurant, Chez Panisse. She’s the force behind the Edible Schoolyard program that “demonstrates the transformative power … More Alice Waters: The Woman Behind the Throne? (Or, Um, The Push for White House Chef)