James Beard Award Winners: 2006-2010
The James Beard Award honors American chefs and leaders for excellence in culinary endeavors. Each year, there are approximately 50 nominees and winners. Between 2006-2010, there were 86 new chefs nominated to the James Beard Award. We have added all nominations/winners for the years of 2006-2010 to a GoogleDoc containing names of nominees and winners since 1991. All information was gathered through the James Beard Award website for Best Chef. Names with multi-year nominations were added once and their nomination years were specified.
James Beard Award nominees/Winners: 2006-2010
Between 2006-2010, the James Beard award nominated about 50 individuals to the Best Chef Award. Many of the nominees and winners of those years had been nominated or named winners in previous years. Specifically, of the ~250 nominees/winners between 2006-2010, there were 86 new nominees/winners that had not received previous nominations. Among the new nominees between 2006-2010, the following chefs were nominated:
Graham Elliot Bowles
Claude Le Tohic
We have researched and added information about the 2006-2010 nominees and winners of the James Beard Award to the GoogleDoc containing information about the nominees/winners from 1991-2010. There were an additional 86 chefs receiving new nominations to the award between the years of 2006-2010.