Awards

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 15:36:00

Another prize for the Root means it will open for dinner

The Root Cafe has won a $150,000 Mission Main Street Grant awarded by Chase bank. A formal presentation of the check will be at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the cafe. The restaurant was one of 20 winners in the national grant program for small businesses.

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Monday, August 18, 2014

Monday, August 18, 2014 - 08:22:00

Capers wins American Culinary Federation award

Local restaurant wins award from national organization of chefs.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 16:36:00

The Hive's Matthew McClure nominated for James Beard Award

The nominees for the annual James Beard Awards (the Oscars of the restaurant world) were announced today, and Matthew McClure, chef at The Hive inside the 21c hotel in Bentonville, is among those in the running for Best Chef: South.

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Friday, December 20, 2013

Friday, December 20, 2013 - 16:54:39

The 5 Best Bites of 2013

We’ve been fortunate to sample many delightful dishes this year, and we’ve choked down our share of less than stellar meals as well. But there are always those dishes that stand out in our minds, the food that lingers around in those pleasure centers of the brain, the flavors that we just can’t seem to stop thinking about. And so, here we present our 5 Best Bites of 2013.

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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 16:49:00

The 3 Best: Pizza

Pizza is a wondrous canvas for creation and there’s a whole host of things going on in the world that have not yet reached Little Rock. But if you’d like to know where the best is in Little Rock right now, here they be.

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Monday, April 1, 2013

Monday, April 1, 2013 - 12:32:00

Another honor for chef Watkins

She's the lone Arkansas nominee for a people's award from Food and Wine magazine.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - 11:58:50

Capital Hotel pastry chef is semifinalist

Tandra Watkins is up for a James Beard Award.

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