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11:39 am on Wednesday February 19, 2014

Charleston chefs have another strong showing

Familiar names are on this year's James Beard Foundation Awards semifinalist list, including Sean Brock of McCrady's, FIG, Jeremiah Bacon of The Macintosh, Kevin Johnson of The Grocery, and Josh Keeler of Two Boroughs Larder.
10:28 am on Monday March 18, 2013

Sean Brock and The Ordinary move on as James Beard Award finalists

Image by James Beard Foundation Updates are at the bottom: The James Beard Foundation announced the semifinalists for the 2013 Restaurant and Chef Awards today and some top Charleston-based culinarians have made the cut. And the semifinalists are:...
3:05 am on Saturday May 14, 2011

After a near James Beard win, a chat with Cypress' Craig Deihl

Cypress Restaurant's executive chef Craig Deihl came oh-so-close to being the next in a long line of Charleston chefs to pull in a James Beard award. Alas, it was not to be. However, the attention has earned Deihl a bronze star of sorts in the form...
6:29 pm on Monday May 9, 2011

Of 5 Charleston James Beard semifinalists and one finalist, no dice

Update May 9: Alas, the lone Charleston finalist, Cypress Executive Chef Craig Deihl, didn't prevail in the Best Chef Southeast category. Instead the award went to Andrea Reusing of Chapel Hill's Lantern (whose food, I must concede, looks pretty...