Blog categorized as The Chews Letter

The Bridge
Ocala, FL | Emmeline Basulto's journey from selling paintings on the street to opening a Hispanic food catering business, inspired by her love of food, art, and God.
05/01/2023 02:59 AM - Comment(s)
Ocala, FL | Joel Upton, the accomplished kitchen manager at Mutiny in Ocala, has a rich family history in food. Follow his journey to fulfill his dream of owning a food truck and see how his years in the service industry have shaped him.
03/31/2023 03:40 AM - Comment(s)
A Healthy Snack
Ocala, FL | COVID gave Renee Genther the reason and the time to create a new business. She combined passion with knowledge to create a "Made in the USA" horse treat.
03/01/2023 02:24 AM - Comment(s)
A Unique Table
Ocala, FL | Sabrina Lewis always had a dream of time freedom, and when an employer tried to put a time limit on her grief after her mother passed away, Sabrina made the change. Now she spends her days making pretty cheese boards clients.
02/01/2023 02:43 AM - Comment(s)
Sassy and Sweet
Ocala, FL | When it comes to personality, Ashleigh Bennett sparkles. Her bubbly, over-the-top approach to life can be tasted in every bite of her delectable sweets.
12/30/2022 01:45 AM - Comment(s)
Cookie Art
Ocala, FL | One firm, sweet, buttery bite of Jessica Crouch’s amazing cookies and there’s no doubt this Marion County baker is doing exactly what she was meant to do.
12/01/2022 01:46 AM - Comment(s)
Creative Palate
Ocala, FL | Tucker Bengoa is living proof that childhood influences have a powerful impact. It’s no stretch to say that Tucker’s career today is directly tied to his experiences as a boy.
11/01/2022 03:55 AM - Comment(s)
The Journey
Ocala, FL | Bev Hansen was born in England to an American father and an Irish mother and raised on a U.S. Air Force base in Suffolk County, England. The cultural experiences expanded her palate, and she received the best of all three cultures: American, Irish, and British.
09/30/2022 02:14 AM - Comment(s)
Kitchen Lessons
Ocala, FL | Twenty-five-year-old La Cocina owner Angel Cortes came to Ocala with his father to start a food business just seven years ago.
09/01/2022 03:17 AM - Comment(s)
A Great Journey
Ocala, FL | It took college and a stint of living in Chicago to open Kaitlyn Butler’s eyes to a whole new world of food and culture. Read her story in the August 2022 issue.
07/30/2022 11:33 AM - Comment(s)