Vandy Cooks features state agricultural specialist Tammy Algood April 6

The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center and Health Plus present “Vandy Cooks with Tammy Algood” Friday, April 6, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center teaching kitchen.

Join Tammy Algood, a marketing specialist with the Tennessee Department of Agriculture and spokesperson for the agency’s “Pick Tennessee Products” campaign, as she shares recipes and tips for creating delicious dishes with Tennessee’s local food.

Algood writes about food for The Tennessean and Tennessee Magazine and, in her capacity with the state Department of Agriculture, develops recipes for the “Pick Tennessee Products” website. Broadcast appearances include Nashville’s local ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox affiliates, as well as statewide on PBS. Algood also can be seen nationally on the HGTV and DIY networks.

Vandy Cooks is provided monthly through a partnership among the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, Health Plus, and their many celebrated food experts.


Contact: Marilyn Holmes, (615) 343-2638