Native Tongue is dedicated to empowering communities through food.

At Native Tongue, we use print media and hip-hop as an influence to make food education exciting and interesting for Chicago’s underserved communities.

We prioritize food education with a magazine that features gourmet recipes with affordable and available ingredients. We highlight cooking techniques and food stories that are mindful of the diverse communities of Chicago. Each issue features:

Tailored recipes crafted for budget, convenience, and ingredient availability

Community organizations and hometown heroes creating positive change through food

Kitchen tutorials, pantry guides, and culinary how-to's

Global recipes and profiles of regional and international culture