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Cured Chef Named Beard's Best of the Southwest Nominee

14 March 2018, 08:12 | Regina Holmes

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Alabama chefs David Bancroft of Acre in Auburn, Bill Briand of Fisher's Upstairs at Orange Beach Marina in Orange Beach and Timothy Hontzas of Johnny's Restaurant in Homewood were among the semifinalists for best chef in the South that were announced earlier this year, but none was among today's finalists. He has been nominated for the award four times in the past.

Zahav is nominated for Outstanding Service, though this is far from the restaurant's first James Beard recognition.

Yin first made her mark in the Philadelphia dining scene more than 20 years ago with the opening of Fork, a pivotal addition serving as the framework for much of Philadelphia's popular restaurants today.

Texas chefs dominated the short list for the Best Chef: Southwest category, including Olamaie's Michael Fojtasek, Barley Swine's Bryce Gilmore, and Steve McHugh from San Antonio's Cured. FÖDA is also nominated in the 76 Seats and Over category for work on The Preacher's Son in Bentonville, Arkansas. The category is reserved for chefs aged 30 or younger. She was also a nominee a year ago.




Carlisle still has ties to Madison and participated in a panel discussion at the Cap Times' Idea Fest previous year focused on the farm-to-table movement.

Check back for the full list of local finalists.

Outstanding Wine, Beer or Spirits Professional: Finalist Miljenko "Mike" Grgich's claim to fame is making the 1973 Chateau Montelena Chardonnay that beat the best French white Burgundies at the Judgment of Paris in 1976. Finalists were announced Wednesday. Winners will be revealed on May 7; media winners will be announced April 27.



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