Chefs

Chef Rachel Miller is opening Nightshade Noodle Bar in downtown Lynn in 2019
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Chef Rachel Miller’s Nightshade Pop-Up Lands a Home in Downtown Lynn

With her Nightshade pop-up, chef Rachel Miller is going on two years of setting up shop inside somebody else’s kitchen to cook up her creative, […]

Chef Will Gilson
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An Early Look at the Café Beatrice Menu by Will Gilson

The newest casual, family-friendly café heading for the Boston area is—not at all surprisingly—the latest business venture for a brand-new parent in the neighborhood. Chef Will […]

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New Restaurant Owner Jen Royle Shares Her Favorite Things

Just in time for opening day—and fresh off launching her North End Italian restaurant, Table by Jen Royle—this sassy sports reporter turned chef shares her […]

2019 James Beard Foundation award nominees from Boston
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These New England Chefs Are 2019 James Beard Award Finalists

The Tiger Mama herself, the creator of Allagash White, and Boston’s best-known, bow-tied cooking show host are all among this year’s most high-profile culinary award […]

Chef Karen Akunowicz at her South Boston restaurant Fox & the Knife
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Here’s Why Karen Akunowicz Is Hosting the Women of Food

When the phone rang asking Karen Akunowicz to host the Boston stop on a cross-country tour of female-led restaurants, the chef said yes—even though Fox […]

Anticucho de Corazón, (marinated beef heart skewers)
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Taranta Chef Jose Duarte Is Planning a Peruvian Restaurant for Chelsea

Peru native and Taranta chef Jose Duarte has lived in Chelsea for nearly 20 years—and he’s finally bringing a taste of his homeland to his […]

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Matthew Kenney’s Vegan Empire Expands to Boston This Spring

When Matthew Kenney first planted the seeds for a vegan-dining empire many years ago, skeptics called the chef crazy. After all, who would pay for […]

Mario Batali
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Mario Batali Will Finally Stop Profiting From Eataly Boston

It’s been more than a year since a red-faced Mario Batali stepped away from the day-to-day operations of his restaurants, but it’s only now that […]

Boston chefs Tiffani Faison and Andy Husbands are guest judges on the premiere season of "Fire Masters" on Food Network Canada
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Boston Barbecue Chefs Star in New Food Network Canada Show

The Boston barbecue scene will get a spotlight shone on it this spring—in Canada. Chefs Tiffani Faison (of the beloved Fenway smokehouse Sweet Cheeks Q) […]

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Obsessions: Jason Santos of Buttermilk & Bourbon

First, fuel your Fat Tuesday with recipes from star chef Jason Santos’s new cookbook, Buttermilk & Bourbon, named for his New Orleans–inspired Back Bay restaurant. […]

Julia Child, with shellfish, on an episode of "The French Chef"
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Let the Spirit of Julia Child Guide You in This New Monthly Cooking Challenge

Julia Child didn’t start cooking professionally until later in her life—but maybe that would have been different if she had the Internet at her fingertips. […]

2019 James Beard Award semifinalists from Boston
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Here Are the 2019 James Beard Award Semifinalists from Boston and New England

Chefs, restaurant teams, beverage pros, and more culinary talent is celebrating around the country today for being considered for the “Oscars of the Food World.” […]

(L to R) Tipping Cow co-owners David Lindsey and Gerly Adrien, El Colombiano Coffee owner Javier Amador-Peña, and Lavender Bee baker Kelsey Munger inside their new store
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Three Local Businesses Will Team Up at Monumental Market in Jamaica Plain

When Monumental Cupcakes owner Patti Hudson closed her Jamaica Plain cupcake shop earlier this year, she promised something “monumental” in its place, per the signs […]

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Share Valentine’s Day in Boston with These Eight Culinary Couples

It’s tough to date in the hospitality industry, where long, grueling hours are spent serving dinner dates–not enjoying them. So maybe it makes sense that […]

Chef Cyrille Couet Colette Wine Bistro Cambridge
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Obsessions: Cyrille Couet of Colette Wine Bistro

At Cambridge’s coquettish new Colette Wine Bistro, chef Cyrille Couet marries French cuisine with modern American twists. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, he shares […]