2019 Keynote Speaker

Sandor Ellix Katz

Sandor Ellix Katz

Sandor Ellix Katz is a fermentation revivalist. His books Wild Fermentation and the Art of Fermentation, along with the hundreds of fermentation workshops he has taught, have helped to catalyze a broad revival of the fermentation arts. A self-taught experimentalist, the New York Times calls him “one of the unlikely rock stars of the American food scene”.