The only thing I ever had that gave me any shape or meaning in my own identity was cooking, and the food that was coming out of southwest Wisconsin.

Luke Zahm

Chef, Restaurateur, TV Host, Driftless Cafe

Today we chatted with Chef, Restaurateur, and TV host Luke Zahm of the Driftless Cafe, we talk about his early days growing up in the area, how the Driftless Cafe got its start, his fear of success, appreciation of the areas food and stories, his new hosting gig with Wisconsin Foodie, how he is adapting to Covid and what is next for himself, and the Cafe.


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