Some old names and a few newer ones from the region appear on the James Beard Foundation’s so-called “long list” of semifinalists for the 2020 James Beard Awards, announced today.

The nominees for the Beards, widely regarded as the Oscars of the restaurant business, will be announced on March 25 during a breakfast at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia. Awards will be handed out May 4 in Chicago…

Jean Broillet IV (Tired Hands) for outstanding wine, beer, spirits producer. This is his first Beard experience.

Read the entire Philadelphia Inquirer article here.