Triar Seafood Donates Proceeds to JBF Scholarship Drive

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One of the James Beard House's most valued suppliers, Triar Seafood has provided chefs with pristine quality, responsibly sourced seafood for over 20 years. And for the next month, this fine purveyor is also giving support to the next generation of chefs. From now until the end of February, a percentage of every purchase of sustainably harvested Royal Red shrimp from Triar Seafood will be donated to the James Beard Foundation Silver Anniversary Scholarship Drive. This beautiful, coral-red species is sought after by discerning chefs for its delicate flavor, superior texture, and numerous culinary applications. Collected off the coast of St. Augustine, Florida, these prized shrimp are delicious as sashimi, ceviche, in salads, sautéed, and more. While chiefly a wholesale supplier, Triar Seafood will also deliver to home

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JBF Partners with the Kids Food Festival

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If you're a parent of a budding foodie and you live in New York City, consider swinging by this weekend's Kids Food Festival, which will be held at Citi Pond℠ in Bryant Park from 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. on Saturday and Sunday. The James Beard Foundation will be hosting its own Future Foodie Pavilion, which will feature cooking demos by Jim Lahey, Jehangir Mehta, Ellie Krieger, and more. We're also running a kiosk in the general-admission area, where we'll be selling the participating chefs' cookbooks and holding a bake sale to benefit our Silver Anniversary Scholarship Drive. Since JBF is working hard to nurture this country's culinary future, the Kids Food Festival, whose mission is to fight childhood obesity through fun and flavorful activities around balanced food choices, is a natural partnership. General admission is free, but tickets must be purchased to attend demos at the JBF pavilion and any programming on the

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JBF Partners with the Children's Museum of Manhattan

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As part of its EatSleepPlay™ initiative, the Children's Museum of Manhattan has teamed up with JBF to produce the James Beard Foundation Family Chef Series, which include healthy-cooking demonstrations by popular chefs that provide families with fun ways to prepare simple recipes with fresh and affordable ingredients. Each session includes a demonstration, recipe tastings, and a question-and-answer period; the partnership's larger goal is to raise awareness of childhood obesity, which fits into the EatSleepPlay™ drive toward healthier lifestyles among kids. Bill Telepan and Alex Guarnaschelli (

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Taste of the NFL and JBF Team up to Kick Hunger

Last month we partnered with Taste of the NFL (whose founder, Wayne Kostroski, received our Humanitarian of the Year Award in 2010) to raise awareness of the organization's fight against hunger. Bobby Flay, Bob Costas, and other special guests from the worlds of sports and food came by to honor the nonprofit. Watch a short clip about the event below. (You can watch more videos about Taste of the NFL's efforts to kick hunger here.)

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Green & Black’s Taste Discovery Tour


JBF House Purveyor Green & Black’s wants you to know more about their chocolate, so they’ve hit the road with their Taste Discovery Tour. In a whirlwind trip that began at Vegas Uncork’d presented by Bon Appétit, with the most recent stop at the Beard Awards, the tour is off to an indulgent start. The next stop? The Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. At each location Green & Black’s Discovery Taste Guide will be on hand to talk delicious organic chocolate and to encourage you to taste, taste, taste. Can

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