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]