About CHoW

Culinary Historians of Washington, D.C. (CHoW/DC) founded in 1996, is an informal, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) educational organization dedicated to the study of the history of foodstuffs, cuisines, and culinary customs, both historical and contemporary, from all parts of the world.

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Featured Event

October 8, 2017:
Author and historian Andrew Coe will speak on "A Square Meal, A Culinary History of the Great Depression" 2pm-4pm

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Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Meetings are usually held on the second Sunday of each month, September through May, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

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Membership is open to individuals, households, and organizations.
Individual and household members are eligible to vote, hold office, and serve on committees.

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