Classically trained at the Culinary Institute of America, Chef Jesse Smith’s true passion is rustic gourmet fare. While he is well versed in creating delectable internationally fused dishes for any occasion, he loves embracing old-country recipes and incorporating a his own progressive and contemporary flare. He believes that the sounds, aromas, flavors, and nostalgia of Americana dishes,  bring a certain magic to events that comfort, entertain, and draw people closer together. He knows that any event worthy of inviting guests, is an event worth sharing amazing dishes that provoke joy and bring people closer together. For that reason alone,  Chef Jesse Smith looks forward to creating and catering your next culinary experience.​

TFG Menu I
TFG Menu I

Main Course - Southern Fried Chicken; Oven Roasted Cider Chicken; Mash Potato Bar; and Cheddar Biscuits served w/Smoked Chicken Gravy.

TFG Menu II
TFG Menu II

Main Course - Smoked Tri-Tip; Oven Roasted Cider Chicken; Bacon & Beans; Lighthouse Beans; and Tuscan herbed baguette, Garlic Bread.

TFG Event Menu III
TFG Event Menu III

Main Course - Smoked Tri-Tip; Grilled Wild Salmon; Bacon & Beans; Summer Light Salad; and Tuscan herbed baguette, Garlic Bread.

Knife and Cheese
Knife and Cheese

The colors of artisan cheese and charcuterie boards add flavor, charm, and aesthetic to every event. Let us help you create the perfect display. - photo by Lunahzon Photography

Paella Rich
Paella Rich

Paella is one of Chef Jesse Smith's specialties. To book The Farmers Guild Catering and Events please Contact Us. -

Fresh Avila Valley Barn Pie
Fresh Avila Valley Barn Pie

The bakery at the Avila Valley Barn makes scrumptious pies for The Farmers Guild Catering and Events dessert bars. - Photo by: Lunahzon Photography

Biscuit Towers
Biscuit Towers

A southern meal is not a true southern meal w/out Chef Jesse's savory cheddar biscuits. - Photo by: Lunahzon Photography

Fried Chicken
Fried Chicken

Your guests will fall in love with Chef Jesse's southern fried chicken. To learn more Contact Us. - Photo by: lunahzon photograpy

Spring Berry Salad
Spring Berry Salad

Locally sourced fruits and vegetables make for the most delicious salads. - Photo by: Lunahzon Photography

TFG Fare

TASTE THE JOY OF CONTEMPORARY AMERICANA.

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