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Winners of the IACP Cookbook Awards 2011 Announced!

iacp-logo.jpgLast night in Austin, the International Association of Culinary Professionals held their annual cookbook awards, honoring the best in food writing, photography, design, and journalism over the last year. Dave Arnold, director of technology at The French Culinary Institute, and Chris Young, co-author of Modernist Cuisine hosted the celebration, now in its 25th year.

René Redzepi's cookbook Noma: Time and Place in Nordic Cuisine came up big, winning in the "Food Photography and Styling" category as well as the Design Award. Dorie Greenspan's Around My French Table: More Than 300 Recipes From My Home To Yours won "Cookbook of the Year" and in the "General" category.

Amanda Hesser's The Essential New York Times Cookbook won in the "Compilations" category, and Hank Shaw's Hunter Angler Gardener Cook won in the blog category for the second year in a row.

See the all the 2011 nominees. Here now, the winners:

2011 IACP Cookbook Award Winners:

American
The Lee Bros. Simple Fresh Southern
Author(s): Matt Lee, Ted Lee
Editor: Rica Allanic
Publisher: Random House, Inc.

Baking: Savory or Sweet
Chewy Gooey Crispy Crunchy Melt-in-Your-Mouth Cookies
Author(s): Alice Medrich
Editor: Ann Bramson
Publisher: Artisan

Chefs and Restaurants
Flying Pans: Two Chefs, One World
Author(s): Bernard Guillas, Ron Oliver
Editor: Maria Montana/Mark Wischkaemper
Publisher: Cabin Fever Press

Children, Youth and Family
Sara Moulton's Everyday Family Dinners
Author(s): Sara Moulton
Editor: Molly Lindley
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Photographer: Jamie Tiampo

Compilations
The Essential New York Times Cookbook
Author(s): Amanda Hesser
Editor: Jill Bialosky
Publisher: W.W. Norton and Company

Culinary History
Culinary Ephemera: An Illustrated History
Author(s): William Woys Weaver
Editor: Sheila Levine
Publisher: University of California Press

First Book: The Julia Child Award
Fried Chicken & Champagne: A Romp Through the Kitchen at Pomegranate Bistro
Author(s): Lisa Dupar
Publisher: Southern Accents Inc.
Photographer: Kathryn Barnard
Design: Alicia Nammacher
Creative Director: Callie Meyer
Copy Editor and Indexer: Miriam Bulmer

Food Matters
American Wasteland
Author(s): Jonathan Bloom
Editor: Renee Sedliar
Publisher: Da Capo Press

Food Photography and Styling
Noma: Time and Place in Nordic Cuisine
Author(s): René Redzepi
Editor: Emilia Terragni
Publisher: Phaidon Press
Photographer: Ditte Isager
Stylist: Christine Rudolph

Food and Beverage Reference/Technical
Food Styling: The Art of Preparing Food for the Camera
Author(s): Delores Custer
Editor: Pamela Chirls
Photographer: Dennis Gottlieb, Jim Scherzi, Colin Cooke and other contributors
Stylist: Delores Custer
Publishing Company: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

General
Around My French Table: More Than 300 Recipes From My Home To Yours
Author(s): Dorie Greenspan
Editor: Rux Martin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Photographer: Alan Richardson
Stylist: Karen Tack

Health and Special Diet
Essentials of Nutrition for Chefs
Author(s): Catharine Powers, Mary Abbott Hess
Editor: Jane Grant Tougas
Publisher: Culinary Nutrition Publishing, LLC

International
The Country Cooking of Ireland
Author(s): Coleman Andrews
Editor: Bill LeBlond, Sarah Billingsley
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Photographer: Christopher Hirsheimer

Literary Food Writing
As Always, Julia: The Letters of Julia Child & Avis DeVoto
Author(s): Joan Reardon
Editor: Rux Martin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Professional Kitchens
Wedding Cake Art and Design: A Professional Approach
Author(s): Toba Garrett
Editor: Christine McKnight
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Wine, Beer or Spirits
Asian Palate
Author(s): Jeannie Cho Lee
Editor: Arleen Chipongian-Perez
Photographer: Timon Wehrli at Red Dog Studios for food photography; Vincent Tsang at Why Envy Photography for cover and portraits
Food Stylist: Riana Chow
Publishing Company: Asset Publishing and Research, Ltd.

Design Award
Noma: Time and Place in Nordic Cuisine
Author(s): René Redzepi
Editor: Emilia Terragni
Publisher: Phaidon Press
Photographer: Ditte Isager
Stylist: Christine Rudolph

Jane Grigson Award
Chanterelle Dreams, Amanita Nightmares: The Love, Lore, and Mystique of Mushrooms
Author(s): Greg Marley
Editor: Brianne Goodspeed
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

Jane Grigson Award
What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets
Author(s): Peter Menzel, Faith D'Aluisio
Editor: Julie Bennett
Publisher: Material World/Ten Speed Press

Judge's Choice Award
Cooking with Italian Grandmothers: Recipes and Stories from Tuscany to Sicily
Author(s): Jessica Theroux
Editor: Katrina Fried
Publisher: Welcome Books
Photographer: Jessica Theroux

People's Choice Award
Flying Pans: Two Chefs, One World
Author(s): Bernard Guillas, Ron Oliver
Editor: Maria Montana/Mark Wischkaemper
Publisher: Cabin Fever Press
Photographer: Gregory Bertolini
Stylist: Cindy Epstein, Bernard Guillas, Ron Oliver

Cookbook of the Year
Around My French Table: More Than 300 Recipes From My Home To Yours
Author(s): Dorie Greenspan
Editor: Rux Martin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Photographer: Alan Richardson
Stylist: Karen Tack


Bert Greene Award Winners

Culinary Writing about Beer, Wine, and/or Spirits
"Drinking in Islamabad"
Lawrence Osborne
Playboy Magazine

Blog
"Hunter Angler Gardener Cook"
Hank Shaw
www.honest-food.net

Culinary Writing That Makes a Difference
"The Future of Milk"
David Goodman
EatingWell: Where Good Taste Meets Good Health
Recipes: Jim Romanoff

Culinary Writing: Restaurant and/or Chef with or without Recipes
"Spirit of the Bistro"
Alexander Lobrano
SAVEUR Magazine

Culinary Writing with Recipes
"Roots of the Deli"
David Sax
SAVEUR Magazine

Culinary Writing without Recipes
"Grecian Formula"
Alan Richman
enRoute


Photography and Food Styling Contest Winners

Best of Show
"Supper Club"
Photographer: Jody Horton

People's Choice
"Supper Club"
Photographer: Jody Horton


Awards of Excellence Recipients

Avocational Cooking School of the Year
Tim Donnely
Corporate Chef, Publix Aprons Cooking Schools

Consumer Educational and Communication Materials of the Year
Wendy Brannon
Executive Director, Vidalia Onion Committee
Ogres and Onions: Shrek Forever After, Vidalias Forever Sweet!

Corporate Marketing Campaign of the Year
Kyle Rosenbaum
Account Executive, Lewis & Neale
Launch of Celery Sensations' Red Celery

Culinary Tour Operator of the Year
Judith Von Prockl
Founder/Managing Editor, Gourmet on Tour

Entrepreneur or Business Person of the Year
Rick Smilow
President/CEO, Institute of Culinary Education

Marketing Communicator of the Year
Wendy Brannon
Executive Director, Vidalia Onion Committee

Wine Steward or Sommelier of the Year
Albert Schmid
Professor/Chair, Beverage Management, Hotel-Restaurant Management & Hospitality Management, Sullivan University's National Center for Hospitality Studies


Special Recognition Award Recipients

Humanitarian Award
Michael Nischan
Chef/Owner, Dressing Room: A Homegrown Restaurant/President and CEO, Wholesome Wave Foundation

Lifetime Achievement Award
Martin Yan
Master Chef and Television Host, Yan Can Cook

Volunteer of the Year Award
Carla Snyder
Writer, Cookbook Author, Culinary Instructor

Community Service Award
Carol Ann Sayle and Larry Butler, Boggy Creek Farm


· IACP Cookbook Awards [Official Site]
· IACP Announces 2011 Food Writing Nominations [-E-]
· All IACP Coverage on Eater [-E-]

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