The city, last year was deemed to have the most outstanding restaurant in the country, made a less than impressive showing this year despite hosting the event.
Illuminated Brew Works developed the Belgian-style farmhouse table beer Pareidolia with Parachute beverage director Matty Colston.
How Chicago fared competing for—and running—the James Beard Foundation awards.
And the restaurants did as well as they always do.
The James Beard Foundation Awards announcements yesterday showed a scene that’s strong on one side, not very strong on the other.
The chef of Nico Osteria on the beautiful simplicity of Italian cuisine and seafood.
This year’s James Beard Awards short list gets Chicago pretty well.
Chicago nominees for the 2012 James Beard Foundation Awards were announced yesterday.
Julia Thiel and Michael Gebert score another Beard award for the Reader with a win for their multimedia feature Key Ingredient.
Julia Thiel, Mike Gebert, and a host of Chicago chefs, restaurateurs, and restaurants picked up nominations today for the annual James Beard awards, aka the “Oscars of the food world.”