Posts tagged "BOKA"

James Beard Award finalists 2017: Chicago scores!

James Beard Award finalists 2017: Chicago scores!
The James Beard Awards return for the third time to the Lyric Opera House on May 1. And happily, many Chicago culinary stars and restaurants have been named as finalists. And our nominees are: Outstanding Baker category–Glenn Wade (Publican Quality Bread) Outstanding restaurateur–Kevin Boehm and Rob Katz (Boka Restaurant Group) Outstanding Restaurant–Topolobampo Rising Star Chef–Jenner... Read more »

Chicago's top culinary stars honored at Jean Banchet Awards 2017

Alpana Singh, Jared Batson and Ji Suk Yi.
Over 400 culinary enthusiasts gathered at the 2017 Jean Banchet Awards on Sunday, January 15th at Venue Six10 on South Michigan Avenue. Presented by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Jean Banchet Awards for Culinary Excellence are the only Chicago-based awards ceremony that recognize culinary originality and talent throughout the region. Guests were greeted with a... Read more »

Chef Art Smith's 50th Coming to Soldier Field

Chef Art Smith will be turning 50 in grand style! Our own Chef Art Smith will be celebrating his 50th birthday in grand style!  How about a celebration in Soldier Field with over 70 top chefs?  This year’s Fifth Annual World Festival benefitting Common Threads will be a blowout party for Chicago‘s very own Art... Read more »