America on a Plate 

April Bloomfield, Dominique Ansel, Marcus Sammuelsson, and more of NYC’s best chefs make Fourth of July meals for Vanity Fair. See more here.

Photographs by Justin Bishop. 

O, beautiful for spacious grills! In honor of the Fourth, take a look at some mouthwatering BBQ food porn from the country’s top chefs. 
Poolside poisson. See more French food porn, courtesy of The Dutch’s Andrew Carmellini. Bon Appétit! 
Photograph by Andrew Carmellini
An Artisanal Oasis in Oakland.
Photograph by Novella Carpenter

An Artisanal Oasis in Oakland.

Photograph by Novella Carpenter

Bread.
Photograph by chef Eric Ripert, from his iPhone.  More!

Bread.

Photograph by chef Eric Ripert, from his iPhone.  More!

Mario Batali’s camera-phone food porn: he shares his favorites with us.  Buon appetito!

Mario Batali’s camera-phone food porn: he shares his favorites with us.  Buon appetito!