Tag Archives: Chicago (Ill)

Le Coucou Named Best New Restaurant at James Beard Awards

Source: NY Times Food

Michael Solomonov of Zahav won Outstanding Chef, and from New York, Ghaya Oliveira of Daniel, Blue Hill at Stone Barns and Marco Canora of Hearth took home honors.

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Al Golin, PR Man Whose Vision Helped Make McDonald’s a Success, Dies at 87

Source: NY Times Food

Mr. Golin was a young press agent when he made a cold call to Ray Kroc in 1957 that began a 60-year relationship and helped turn the fast-food restaurant with the golden arches into a household word.

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T Magazine: Ignacio Mattos Shares a Few of His Favorite Things

Source: NY Times Food

The chef behind Estela discusses influential food, books and art in anticipation of the James Beard Awards this Monday.

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Charlie Trotter Dies at 54; Chef Made Chicago a Must

Source: NY Times Food

With his flagship restaurant, Mr. Trotter helped establish Chicago as a serious dining city and helped raise the standards of American cooking through books and television.

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