The James Beard Book Award nominations were announced yesterday, and since last year we boasted a better than average accuracy in our predictions, we're fancying ourselves experts in this field.
Nominees this year featured some books we expected (Momofuku, Ad Hoc at Home), left off some that surprised us (where was Sam Beall's fantastic The Blackberry [...]
On display at the Beard House's Greenhouse Gallery through the end of October is the photo exhibit "Back of the House" by photographer Michael Harlan Turkell. You may know his work as the photo editor of the Edible Brooklyn and Edible Manhattan magazines. [via Tasting Table]
The theme of this year's James Beard awards gala is "Women in Food." The gala, it's worth noting, is not the awards ceremony — it's the post-ceremony tasting reception, in which black-tie-clad winners and losers mingle with paying-ticket plebes and starstruck food journalists to fight over bite-sized skewers of foie gras, and cluster around [...]
The James Beard Foundation announced today a new award for "Blogs focusing on Food, Restaurants, Beverage, or Nutrition."