Alison Heeres

Chef
Alison Heeres

Detroit

About Alison Heeres

I'm Alison Heeres, the homegrown head cook at Coriander Kitchen and Farm. I'm addicted to dill, coriander, lemon zest, and crunchy things. I cook food grown by people and companies I know and trust. I believe in food that is satisfying, healthful, and balanced. I am most often inspired by a particular good, timely, or unique ingredient that crosses my path. I am a seeker of traditional food knowledge and whole food cooking techniques. While I focus on local produce and proteins, our flavors are influenced by spices and techniques from far and wide. In fact, there is nothing we like more than taking a recipe from a world away and making it with local ingredients.

My Venues


    Behind the Scenes

    Join us for lunch at Tuesday
    "Join us for lunch at Tuesday market! Until 3!"
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    It's spring! It's spring!
    "It's spring! It's spring! Bring on the green :-) :-) Avocado mint dressing for our breakfast salad with crunchy Michigan romaine. @trinosophes"
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    Cafe con leche y una empanada.
    "Cafe con leche y una empanada. Ya come mi empanada, lo siento!"
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    Wynwood arts district, Miami!
    "Wynwood arts district, Miami!"
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    Thyme is one of my favorite
    "Thyme is one of my favorite herbs...which means I spend way too much damn time picking it. I'm probably slow.... Need to channel some @chefwelch jerk skillz...."
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