For Best Chefs America What are the perks of being a private chef? We asked Hervé Didailler. It turns out, there are many. The French-born private chef gets to cook without a budget. He gets to make dishes with ingredients from all the top purveyors that even 3 star Michelin rest..
29 May 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
For Best Chefs America The James Beard Foundation released the winners for their 2016 awards. Most of the chefs on the list are members of Best Chefs America; once again proving that chefs know best. Best Chef: Great Lakes Curtis Duffy, Grace, Chicago Grace..
10 May 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
For Best Chefs America Peter Pollay opened Posana in 2009 on a prime piece of real estate on the corner of Asheville’s downtown district. It began as a cafe and relaunched as a full-service restaurant in 2013 with an extensive renovation. Shortly after, our new Best Chef sh..
24 Apr 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
For Best Chefs America Chad Clevenger has cooked all types of cuisines. He's been a personal chef for celebrities in France, a chef/owner of a fine dining restaurant, a chef/owner of a food cart, and a restaurant consultant. At Alma Cocina, he cooks Mexican food, a cuisine that's not looked ..
19 Apr 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
For Best Chefs America Jaime Hernandez is a chef out of water in the small mountain city of Brevard, NC. Jaime’s Creole Brasserie is one of the only straight-from-scratch restaurants in the area. Hernandez also opened Market at 36, a gourmet grocery and butcher, to showcase all his favor..
08 Apr 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
Best Chef Chris Siversen knew the location of Maritime Parc was perfect the moment he saw the buillding. He always wanted to combine a restaurant and event space under a single roof; and the former office complex in Liberty Square Park with vaulted wood ceilings, grand s..
30 Mar 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
For Best Chefs America Photos by Nathan Michael Patrick Sheerin, the chef/owner of the Chicago restaurant Trenchermen in Wicker Park, knows all about the perils of being your own boss. He opened Trenchermen in 2012, in a former Russian bathhouse, with the intent to create a ..
24 Mar 2016 Author:: Alison Sher
For Best Chefs America Best Chef Jennifer Jasinski uses this recipe for cardamom scented pork belly to make the bacon at Denver's Rioja restaurant with the luxuriously fatty Kurabota hog. This recipe is accented with a fresh garbanzo bean purée, spiked with madras cur..
17 Mar 2016 Author:: Alison Sher