Chef Five Bites: Allison Sosna

Allison Sosna is executive chef of DC Central Kitchen's Fresh Start Catering, which generates revenue for DCCK programs and provides employment opportunities for students of the group's Culinary Job Training Program. Fresh Start offers local, seasonal and sustainable meals for corporations, families and schools. Sosna has previously worked at the Inn At Little Washington, Dean and Deluca, Hook, Lia's, Chef Geoff's.

1. Pumpkin beer at ChurchKey

2. Quattro formaggi pizza at Pizza Paradiso

3. Lingonberry linzertorte with Taleggio ice cream at Hook

4. Foie gras wrapped in cotton candy and corn nuts at Café Atlántico

5. Quiche and salad at Tryst

Previous Chef Five Bites: Cathal Armstrong, Dani Arana, David Guas, Josh Short, Michel Richard, Haidar Karoum, Ryan Morgan, Shannon Overmiller, Anthony Chittum, Jonathan Krinn & Jon Mathieson, Victor Albisu, Vatche Benguian, John Snedden, Nicholas Stefanelli, Travis Olson, Brian Robinson, Cliff Wharton, Alex Bollinger, Massimo Fabbri, Daniel Bortnick, Rob Weland, Olivier Perret, Dennis Marron, Dean Gold, Mike Isabella, Bryan Voltaggio, Geoff Tracy, Bart Vandaele, Rodney Scruggs, Clayton Miller, Alex McCoy, Steve Mannino, Will Artley, Kyle Bailey & Tiffany MacIsaac, Santosh Tiptur, Barton Seaver, Glenn Babcock, Antonio Burrell, Claudio Pirollo and Mickael Cornu, Wesley Morton, Scott Drewno, Ellen and Todd Gray, Philippe Reininger, Tom Wellings, Adam Lippe