Shawn Harrison

Chef, Owner
Shawn Harrison

Charlotte

About Shawn Harrison

Shawn Harrison is a Charlotte, NC native and head chef at Charlotte's 'vegetarian gem' Fern. He has worked in many different restaurants over his eclectic 12-year career, soaking up knowledge from each experience. His most recent endeavor is his all vegan pop-up dining series, Tephra, which is defined as 'solid matter ejected during a volcanic eruption.' He is a member of the Piedmont Culinary Guild, a platform used to connect innovative chefs, farmers, and artisans. His main passion is to elevate both plant-based and southern cuisines, effectively putting his hometown on the vegan culinary map.

At My Venues

Butternut squash chili
$$, Vegetarian / Vegan, Dilworth
"Butternut squash chili. Tofu sour cream. Homemade root chips. Chives. . . . #vegan #veganism #veganlove #vegansofig #vegantravel #veganfood #veganfoodporn #veganfoodlovers #chooseethically @ethically #whatveganseat #veganeats #veganbodybuilding #vegansofinstagram #veganfortheanimals #cltvegan @veganfeature #govegan  #vegancommunity @vegancommunity #veganismdaily @veganismdaily #veganinspo #veganshare #veganstrong #vegangains #crueltyfree #veganapproval @veganapproval #glutenfree #bestofvegan #plantbased #friendsnotfood #crueltyfree #charlotte"
At my venues
Sweet potato achiote mac n cheese
$$, Vegetarian / Vegan, Dilworth
"Made with @violifeamerica shredded mozzarella & garlic panko bread crumbs. 😋 . . #vegan #veganism #veganlove #vegansofig #vegantravel #veganfood #veganfoodporn #veganfoodlovers #chooseethically @ethically #whatveganseat #veganeats #veganbodybuilding #vegansofinstagram #veganfortheanimals #cltvegan @veganfeature #govegan  #vegancommunity @vegancommunity #veganismdaily @veganismdaily #veganinspo #veganshare #veganstrong #vegangains #crueltyfree #veganapproval @veganapproval #veganaf #bestofvegan #plantbased #friendsnotfood #crueltyfree #charlottevegan"
At my venues
Southern-fried seitan sandwich
$$, Vegetarian / Vegan, Dilworth
"Southern fried seitan sandwich with homemade pickles, slaw, & mustard barbecue sauce. Served with fried plantains & huacatay aji verde. . . . #vegan #veganism #veganlove #vegansofig #vegantravel #veganfood #veganfoodporn #veganfoodlovers #chooseethically @ethically #whatveganseat #veganeats #veganbodybuilding #vegansofinstagram #veganfortheanimals #cltvegan @veganfeature #govegan  #vegancommunity @vegancommunity #veganismdaily @veganismdaily #veganinspo #veganshare #veganstrong #vegangains #crueltyfree #veganapproval @veganapproval #veganaf #bestofvegan #plantbased #friendsnotfood #crueltyfree #charlotte"
At my venues
Mushroom gyro
$$, Vegetarian / Vegan, Dilworth
"Seared shiitake & oyster mushrooms with lettuce, heirloom tomato, red onion, & herbed mint kite Hill almond yogurt on a grilled za'atar spiced pita. . . . #vegan #veganism #veganlove #vegansofig #vegantravel #veganfood #veganfoodporn #veganfoodlovers #chooseethically @ethically #whatveganseat #veganeats #veganbodybuilding #vegansofinstagram #veganfortheanimals #cltvegan @veganfeature #govegan  #vegancommunity @vegancommunity #veganismdaily @veganismdaily #veganinspo #veganshare #veganstrong #vegangains #crueltyfree #veganapproval @veganapproval #veganaf #bestofvegan #plantbased #friendsnotfood #crueltyfree #charlotte"
At my venues
Vegan burger
$$, Vegetarian / Vegan, Dilworth
"Beet burger with vegan chevre, avocado, heirloom tomato, & grilled scallion black garlic aioli on @odoughs gluten free burger buns. . . #vegan #veganism #veganlove #vegansofig #vegantravel #veganfood #veganfoodporn #veganfoodlovers #chooseethically @ethically #whatveganseat #veganeats #veganbodybuilding #vegansofinstagram #veganfortheanimals #veganfeature @veganfeature #govegan  #vegancommunity @vegancommunity #veganismdaily @veganismdaily #veganinspo #veganshare #veganstrong #vegangains #crueltyfree #veganapproval @veganapproval #veganaf #bestofvegan #plantbased #friendsnotfood #crueltyfree #environment"
At my venues