2009 James Beard Foundation Awards


Eat Like a President: From Washington, D.C. to Washington Place

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama dined out in the Big Apple this past weekend. So, where in one of the food capitals of the world did they eat? Blue Hill, naturally. The Obamas are committed to sustainable agriculture as indicated by the new White House kitchen garden, and Dan Barber, chef/co-owner of [...]

2009 James Beard Foundation Award Winners

The 2009 James Beard Foundation Award winners have been announced. OpenTable congratulates all the honorees, including: Outstanding Restaurateur Award: Drew Nieporent, Myriad Restaurant Group. Restaurants include Corton, Tribeca Grill, Mai House, and Centrico. Outstanding Chef Award: Dan Barber. Restaurants include Blue Hill and Blue Hill at Stone Barns. Outstanding Restaurant: Jean Georges Rising Star Chef [...]