The Oscars for the food industry have some surprises

Recently Philadelphia is gaining a reputation for being a foodie town. No really. The Oscars for the food industry, the prestigious James Beard Awards were handed out this week and the list of nominees and winners offers a who’s who of Philly’s emerging culinary scene.  If you’re heading to the City of Brotherly Love on business or pleasure, print this article and check out these Chefs.

PHILADELPHIA — None of the six chefs and restaurateurs from Philadelphia who were named as finalists for James Beard Awards took home top honors in Chicago on Tuesday night. Michael Solomonov, the chef and co-owner of Zahav in Old City, was up for the prestigious best chef title at the “Oscars of the food world” along…