Tue March 27, 2012
Good Taste Gets Noticed
How To Eat Weekends nominated for James Beard Award
Host Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Producer Sally Swift of The Splendid Table — "the radio program for people who love to eat" — have been honored with a 2012 James Beard Award nomination for their book, How to Eat Weekends: New Recipes, Stories & Opinions from Public Radio's Award-Winning Food Show.
The James Beard Awards are among the nation's most prestigious cooking honors, and are commonly described as the "Oscars of the Food World."
Lynne has previously earned four James Beard Awards: two for books and two for The Splendid Table; Sally has earned two James Beard Awards for The Splendid Table and this is her first time as a nominee in the books category.