Derek Brown

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2010

    The James Beard Awards Semi-Finalists Have Been Announced

    Will the spirit of James Beard smile upon New York chefs?​The James Beard Foundation announced its list of semi-finalists for the annual James Beard Awards today, kicking off the food world's very own Oscar season scrum. The semi-finalists were selected from a pool of 21,000 online entries; th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Ever Wonder How Your Cocktail Got Its Crazy Name?

    The Atlantic Food Channel's Derek Brown offers some insights into how certain drinks get their monikers. Says Brown, "Purportedly named after the Manhattan Club in New York, [the Manhattan] also has the interesting distinction of being named after an Indian word Manahactaniek, meaning 'The island w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 3, 2009

    The Blogroll Gazette--Grub Street on Citi Field and The 'Bag on F&W's 2009 Best New Chefs

    Grub Street showcased its "crucial culinary map" of where to eat at Citi Field, highlighting DannyMeyerLand, Acela Club and the World's Fare Market. [Grub Street] The 'Bag asked Citysearch editors to weigh in on Food & Wine's 2009 Best New Chef picks. Boston editor Christine Liu agreed that Barry M ... More >>

  • News

    November 30, 1999