2019 Guest Chefs & Presenters

Josh Drage, executive chef at The Ranch at Rock Creek

Executive chef Josh Drage joined The Ranch at Rock Creek, Relais & Châteaux in 2009. From his ranch kitchen nestled among 6,600 pristine acres on Rock Creek, Drage welcomes guests to the world’s first Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star guest ranch. Drage began cooking at just 12 years old in his mother’s kitchen in a small cabin outside of Anchorage, AK. Today he is celebrated for creating unique Montana ranch cuisine. At The Ranch, he focuses on real food from local producers offering organic and sustainable meats and produce. Drage continues to push the envelope with bold flavors and healthy ingredients, taking inspiration from working kitchens in cattle-producing regions around the world. Passionate about cooking food that reflects the spirit and lifestyle of Montana, Drage changes menus on a daily basis to provide guests with unforgettable dining experiences. Ranch life is about adventures in the outdoors, and world travelers delight in cuisine that is nourishing and healthy for active people on a ranch.