The Dish: Sean Brock

You already know your favorite chefs by the foods they prepare and the restaurants they’ve created. Now, get to know a different side of these culinary masterminds in our weekly The Dish feature. From behind-the-scenes kitchen talk to culinary soundtracks and Nashville recommendations, we’re bringing you the dish – straight from the pros.

Last week we got the scoop from Chef Tim Love, and today we check in with Husk’s Chef Sean Brock.

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Favorite post-shift meal/late-night snack?

Bologna Sandwich with American Cheese, Iceberg Lettuce, Red onion, Tomato and Duke’s Mayo

Go-to cooking soundtrack?

Junior Kimbrough’s album “Most Things Haven’t Worked Out”

Which words or phrase do you most overuse in the kitchen?

“Needs a touch more acid and salt, it should make your mouth water.”

Most underrated/overrated ingredient?

Most underrated: fermented fish products
Most overrated: fermenting things just to be cool and have it on your menu

Favorite Nashville spot?

Hands-down, Arnold’s Country Kitchen

Don’t miss Chef Sean Brock at Harvest Night!