2015 James Beard Award Nominees (Updated)

JBF_AWARDS_MEDALLION-BLOGJames Beard Foundation has announced the final nominees for this year’s awards competition. Of the 10 Maine-based semi-finalists announced in February, 4 are final nominees:

  • Best New Restaurant – Central Provisions
  • Best Chef: Northeast – Andrew Taylor and Mike Wiley at Eventide Oyster Company, and Masa Miyake at Miyake
  • Rising Star of the Year – Cara Stadler, Tao Yuan

The award winners will be announced May 4th at the Lyric Opera in Chicago at the JBF Awards Gala hosted by Alton Brown.

Update: Both the Press Herald and Bangor Daily News have published reports on the award nominees.

2 comments on “2015 James Beard Award Nominees (Updated)

  1. Worker told me today that samuel’s is opening a 2nd location and it appears to be in sangillo’s. Wonder if neighborhood will fight that?

    Really digging both new building signs on Lois’s

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