Daniel Humm

‘The Restaurateur’ Danny Meyer Is Ready for His Close Up

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to open a restaurant in Manhattan? How about two — at once? Wonder no more. Eater reports that a new documentary about Danny Meyer, one of New York’s most esteemed and successful restaurateurs, is about to hit the big screen. Thanks to The Restaurateur, for the first time, you […]

Chef Daniel Humm on What His Mom Taught Him About Sourcing Ingredients

A native of Switzerland, Daniel Humm, executive chef at Eleven Madison Park, knew from an early age that his true passion was cooking. The son of an architect, Daniel took his inherited sense of structure and design and applied it to the kitchen, but he learned the importance of sourcing ingredients from his mother, Brigitte. […]

James Beard Foundation Awards 2010 Winners: Congratulations!

Earlier this week, the James Beard Foundation announced the winners of their prestigious awards for 2010. They include: BEST NEW RESTAURANT: * Marea, New York, New York Chef/Partner: Michael White; Partner: Chris Cannon OUTSTANDING CHEF AWARD: * Tom Colicchio, Craft and Colicchio & Sons OUTSTANDING PASTRY CHEF AWARD * Nicole Plue, Redd, Yountville, California OUTSTANDING […]

James Beard Foundation Awards Nominees 2010: Congratulations!

The list of James Beard Foundation Awards nominees for 2010 has been released. Congratulations to everyone whose hard work and great talents have been recognized by the industry’s most prestigious organization. The winners will be announced on May 3, 2010, but there aren’t any losers in this round-up. Nominees include: BEST NEW RESTAURANT * Bibou, […]