James Beard 2012 nominee: “The Big Stir”
The Monitor's July 11, 2011 "The Big Stir" cover story has been nominated for a prestigious James Beard food writing award.
We’ve got some thrilling news! The July 11, 2011 cover story for The Christian Science Monitor has been selected as a James Beard award nominee under “Food Coverage in a General-Interest Publication,” a new category this year.
“The Big Stir” was the title on the cover of the magazine, but you can find it online under “America’s new culinary renaissance.”
Here is the complete list of nominees in this category:
Food Coverage in a General-Interest Publication
The Christian Science Monitor
“The Big Stir”
For a complete list for all the 2012 James Beard award nominees, click here.
The winners will be announced at the James Beard awards gala on May 4 in New York City.
For photos of the magazine spread and a quick look at the backstory of "The Big Stir," click here.