Video | Chicken and Waffles: from Amish Country to Harlem

The delicious duo of crispy, golden fried chicken, perfectly seasoned and nestled atop a fluffy waffle, had to go through quite the journey before it became the iconic Southern comfort food that we all love today. Join us as we trace the roots of this American culinary masterpiece from the arrival of the first Pilgrims in the 1600s to the supper clubs of the Harlem Renaissance to a soul food restaurant chain in Hollywood. Follow along as we learn how this delicious pairing stood the test of time.

Thanks to Chef Geoff Davis, James Beard-nominated founder of Burdell Soul Food in Oakland, for sharing his story and showing us his take on chicken and waffles. More…

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