The nominees for Chicago’s prestigious Jean Banchet Awards were announced yesterday. Held annually, the awards acknowledge culinary excellence in the Windy City. The winners will be announced early next year, on January 30, at the 18th annual Grand Chefs Gala to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Congratulations to all the nominees, including:
Best neighborhood restaurant: A10 Hyde Park
Rising chef of the Year: Ashlee Aubin of Salero