Congratulations are in order to Marc Vetri, Michael Solomonov and Sam Calagione who were announced today as finalists for James Beard Awards. Vetri, the restaurant advanced as a finalist for “Outstanding Restaurant” and Michael Solomonov is up for “Top Chef Mid-Atlantic,” an award Vetri won in 2005 and Jose Garces was honored with in 2009 and Jeff Michaud of Osteria took home in 2010. Dogfish Head’s Calagione is a finalist in the “Outstanding Wine & Spirits Professional” category.
The James Beard Award winners will be announced on May 9th in New York City.
James Beard Foundation [Official Site]