Vetri, Solomonov, Calagione are James Beard Finalists

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]

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  • Joe

    Vetri won in 2005, Garces won in 2009….and Jeff Michaud of Osteria won in 2010….did someone forget?

    • http://philadelphia.foobooz.com Foobooz

      For shame, we did forget Jeff Michaud.

  • Willie

    No one believes you, Shadow. Go away.

  • Shadow

    @ Willie,

    I made no claim of any kind. All I stated was that I had a photo of what @Lindsay brought up. I have already forgotten who asked for a link but there it is. Believe it or not, I really don’t care.

  • Helen Laman

    I was hoping not to see Bibou here. Greatly overrated.

  • buckethead

    I was hoping not to see Helen Laman here. Greatly overrated.