Following friends who eat out a lot on Instagram and Twitter is one way to stay on top of the food scene, but why not go straight to the source? Chefs are just as likely to wield smartphones as Japanese knives these days, and they often bring you behind the scenes at their restaurants, tweeting brand-new specials, off-the-menu creations, and experimental dishes in the works.

This week, we finally see some ramps popping up on the Interwebs, so we’re going to assume winter is over. But just in case that’s folly (again) we’ve packed your pupil feast with a healthy dose of all-weather eats.

Let’s take a look at the best snaps from chef- and restaurant-run social media accounts.