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Tuesday, May 7, 2013

New York city chefs and restaurants gobble up top honors at James Beard Awards

David Chang of Momofuku Noodle Bar in New York and Paul Kahan of Blackbird, Chicago, were last night named joint winners of the accolade for Outstanding Chef in the U.S. at the James Beard Foundation awards. The Outstanding Restaurant prize went to more
Businessweek ( 5/7/2013 7:48:39 AM -08:00 )

New York city chefs and restaurants gobble up top honors at James Beard Awards
New York city chefs and restaurants gobble up top honors at James Beard AwardsNew York City's culinary talent sizzled on Monday night, taking home honors in nearly every major category at the James Beard Awards, known as the Oscars of the restaurant world. The award for Outstanding Restaurant went to Blue Hill in Greenwich Village more
New York Daily News ( 5/7/2013 7:13:54 AM -08:00 )

Surprising tie for James Beard Foundation top chef award
It was an evening of surprises and happy endings at the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards, held Monday at New York City's Lincoln Center, as one ten-time nominee finally took home his silver medal, and the biggest award of the night ended in a tie. more
Fox News ( 5/7/2013 6:55:50 AM -08:00 )

David Chang, Paul Kahan tie for top chef honor
NEW YORK — Food may not have been their first calling, but coming late to the culinary scene clearly hasn't slowed David Chang and Paul Kahan. On Monday, the two were jointly honored as the nation's most outstanding chefs by the James Beard more
Boston Herald ( 5/7/2013 6:17:56 AM -08:00 )

New York, Chicago chefs share top US culinary award
By Richard Leong. NEW YORK | Tue May 7, 2013 8:56am IST. NEW YORK May 6 (Reuters) - Two Americans chefs representing different culinary styles shared the country's highest cooking honor on Monday. The James Beard Foundation named David more
Reuters ( 5/7/2013 6:10:24 AM -08:00 )

Johnny Monis wins James Beard Award - Washington Post
UPDATE: Congratulations to Johnny Monis of Komi, who won his first James Beard Award on Monday night in New York City, beating out the other four nominees. His full (short) speech is below. Chefs Cathal Armstrong (Restaurant Eve), Vikram Sunderam more
Washington Post ( 5/7/2013 5:56:56 AM -08:00 )

James Beard awards shut out Seattle
It's a good thing it's an honor just to be nominated, because the 2013 James Beard awards weren't kind to Seattle. Gabriel Rucker of Le Pigeon in Portland took the “Best Chef Northwest” category of the awards, commonly known as the Oscars of the food more
The Seattle Times (blog) ( 5/7/2013 5:01:25 AM -08:00 )

NY, Chicago chefs share top US culinary award
NEW YORK -- Two Americans chefs representing different culinary styles shared the country's highest cooking honor on Monday. The James Beard Foundation named David Chang, who has helped popularize kimchi and other Korean food in the United more
ABS CBN News ( 5/6/2013 10:59:52 PM -08:00 )

Bluestem's Colby Garrelts wins James Beard Award as Midwest's best chef
Seven is chef Colby Garrelts' lucky number. Order Reprints. Colby and Megan Garrelts celebrated his first James Beard win as Best Chef of the Midwest on Monday in New York. Related News. Traditional dishes, modern flair at new Leawood restaurant Rye more
Kansas City Star ( 5/6/2013 6:37:12 PM -08:00 )

James Beard Awards: Paul Kahan, David Chang tie for outstanding chef
NEW YORK -- Some of the most notable prizes given at the James Beard Foundation awards Monday night were those that were most overdue. Sonoma winemaker Merry Edwards won Wine and Spirits Professional for the first time after six nominations. more
Los Angeles Times ( 5/6/2013 6:22:36 PM -08:00 )

Several in New York Take Top Beard Awards
Several in New York Take Top Beard AwardsDanny Bowien was named the Rising Star Chef for 2013. Daniel Krieger for The New York Times Danny Bowien was named the Rising Star Chef for 2013. Danny Bowien, who owns Mission Chinese Food in New York and San Francisco, was named the more
New York Times (blog) ( 5/6/2013 5:42:25 PM -08:00 )

2013 James Beard restaurant and chef award winners - Newsday
NEW YORK - (AP) -- The winners of the 2013 James Beard Foundation restaurant and chef awards announced Monday are: ___. NATIONAL CHEF AWARDS: -- Outstanding Restaurant. Blue Hill in New York City. -- Outstanding Chef. David Chang of more
Newsday ( 5/6/2013 5:27:04 PM -08:00 )

Kahan, The Aviary leads Chicago haul at 2013 James Beard Awards
Paul Kahan, the Chicago chef overseeing the restaurant empire that includes Blackbird, Avec, and The Publican, shared in the top prize at the 2013 James Beard Foundation Awards in New York Monday, winning in the outstanding chef category. more
Chicago Tribune (blog) ( 5/6/2013 5:12:05 PM -08:00 )

Blackbird's Paul Kahan shares James Beard Award for outstanding chef
Paul Kahan of Blackbird was one of two outstanding chef winners at the 2013 James Beard Awards. | Scott Stewart~Sun-Times. storyidforme: 48816887 tmspicid: 18147476 fileheaderid: 8162382 more
Chicago Sun-Times ( 5/6/2013 5:06:44 PM -08:00 )

South Florida designer takes home James Beard Award
Alejandro Barrios-Carrero won a 2013 James Beard Award for Juvia in Miami Beach. His award for Outstanding Restaurant Design, 75 or more seats, was presented at a gala Monday night in New York. Hedy Goldsmith, executive pastry chef at Michael's more
MiamiHerald.com ( 5/6/2013 5:03:25 PM -08:00 )

Bluestem chef Colby Garrelts wins James Beard Award as Midwest's best chef
Bluestem chef Colby Garrelts wins James Beard Award as MidwestColby Garrelts, proprietor of Bluestem in Kansas City, finally is taking home a James Beard Award as best chef after seven nominations. Order Reprints. TAMMY LJUNGBLAD Colby Garrelts in the kitchen at Rye. more
Kansas City Star ( 5/6/2013 4:00:13 PM -08:00 )

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The film industry has the Oscars, the music industry has the Grammy Awards. If you're a chef or restaurateur, you want a James Beard Award medal around your neck. Since 1990, the not-for-profit James Beard Foundation named after "the father of American more
CNN ( 5/6/2013 3:32:43 PM -08:00 )

Before James Beard Awards, Chefs Share the Secrets
Before James Beard Awards, Chefs Share the SecretsWith much of the cooking world's elite gathered in Manhattan for tonight's James Beard Foundation awards (often called the “Oscars of food”), the New York Culinary Experience pulled 39 top chefs and experts from those ranks to teach students techniques more
Wall Street Journal (blog) ( 5/6/2013 1:13:15 PM -08:00 )

2013 James Beard Awards
On Friday night, the James Beard Foundation announced the winners of its 2013 Book, Journalism and Broadcast and New Media Awards. The Cookbook of the Year award went to Maricel E. Presilla for Gran Cocina Latina: The Food of Latin America. more
Dallas Morning News (blog) ( 5/6/2013 9:29:35 AM -08:00 )

Blue Hill Was Just Named The Most Outstanding Restaurant In America
The winners of the James Beard Foundation Awards, one of the most prestigious honours in the culinary industry, were announced in a live ceremony last night. Blue Hill, a restaurant in New York City overseen by executive chef Dan Barber, won the award more
Business Insider Australia ( 5/7/2013 7:50:23 AM -08:00 )