After visiting more than 125 chefs and artisans in Maryland, Virginia and D.C., StarChefs.com announced their 2014 list of the area’s culinary rising stars. The restaurant industry magazine awards honor chefs and other culinary professionals and several Maryland area folks made the list.
Local Maryland Rising Stars:
Sarah Malphrus, Pastry Chef, Woodberry Kitchen
Jay Caragay, Artisan, Spro Coffee Hampden
Julie Dalton, Sommelier, Wit & Wisdom
Photo: Baltimore Sun
George Marsh, Chef, Parts & Labor
Graeme Ritchie, Chef, Volt
See the entire list here: Star Chefs Rising Stars
I love seeing some of my most favorite people and places on this list. These folks – as well as so many others in food & beverage – work so hard. Hopefully, getting a little recognition is nice fuel for those long, long days. I’m in awe – you are doing what you love. Thank you and congratulations!