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SIREN BY ROBERT WIEDMAIER

SIREN BY ROBERT WIEDMAIER

Siren… The word itself conjures mythological nymphs, allure and seduction, and mystical calls to the sea. It is, of course, the name of a new DC restaurant that opened in late April: Siren by Robert Wiedmaier. Wiedmaier is joined in this newest venture by partners Brian McBride and John Critchley. And they definitely are a […]

Local Culinary Stars Shine at the James Beard Foundation Awards

Local Culinary Stars Shine at the James Beard Foundation Awards

Culinary stars walked the red carpet and prepped the haute cuisine dishes on May 1 at the 2017 James Beard Foundation Awards at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. During a ceremony hosted by Emmy Award-nominated actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson, awards in the Restaurant, Chef, and Restaurant Design categories were presented. Legendary chef/restaurateur, Nora Pouillon, was […]

Michael Birchenall Scholarship Fund

Michael Birchenall Scholarship Fund

Michael Birchenall was a man of strong conviction and passion. Among his many attributes, Michael is fondly remembered as a man who offered tremendous support, help and encouragement to young people looking to make careers in the foodservice industry He was always the champion of the bus boy, cook or hostess who was behind the […]