james beard

Foodie and the Feast

Dine out with the best at the James Beard Luncheon

Maggie Downs Attractions, Restaurants

The best food in the nation comes to you from all directions during this year’s James Beard gourmet luncheon. Hailing from the North is Chicago’s Gale Gand, the James Beard Award–winning chef and owner of Tru. Representing the South is Tory McPhail from New Orleans, the James Beard Award–winning executive chef at Commander’s Palace. Casey Thompson of Napa Valley, season