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Nikki Morrill, Demitria Lowe, Ashley Michel, Thom Gibbons
Nikki Morrill, Demitria Lowe, Ashley Michel, Thom Gibbons Photo by Ashley Gongora
Ji Kang, Chef of the Year
Ji Kang poses with his Chef of the Year trophy. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Sueno Modern Tex Mex cocktails
The cocktails from Sueno Modern Tex-Mex drew long lines. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Russ Pereira, Dane Patterson, Lauren Bryan, Amber Henter, Greg Brown, Dean Norwood
Russ Pereira, Dane Patterson, Lauren Bryan, Amber Henter, Greg Brown, Dean Norwood Photo by Ashley Gongora
Jared Harms, Emily Harms
Jared Harms, Emily Harms Photo by Ashley Gongora
Demetra Miller, Micheal Bowen
Demetra Miller, Michael Bowen Photo by Ashley Gongora
Carlos Gonzalez, Salomon Miller
Carlos Gonzalez, Salomon Miller Photo by Ashley Gongora
Audrey Ste-Marie, Amanda Batsakis, Haley Naylor, Jessica Velasco, Kristen Stansbury
Audrey Ste-Marie, Amanda Batsakis, Haley Naylor, Jessica Velasco, Kristen Stansbury Photo by Ashley Gongora
Felipe & Clara Gutierrez
Felipe Gutierrez, Clara Gutierrez Photo by Ashley Gongora
David Limpede, Robert Kalaj, Jason Fulenchek
David Limpede, Robert Kalaj, and Jason Fulenchek of Brewery of the Year nominee Say When Brewing. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Yudith Bustos, Connor Caldwell, Viani Puerto
Yudith Bustos, Connor Caldwell, Viani Puerto Photo by Ashley Gongora
drummer Kyle Thomas
Drummer Kyle Thomas heightened the suspense during the awards ceremony. Photo by Ashley Gongora
CultureMap staff
CultureMap staff members pose in front of the flower wall. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Harvest Project
Danae Gutierrez speaks about Harvest Project Food Rescue. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Junior Borges, Meridian
Chef Junior Borges high-fives on his way to receive Restaurant of the Year award for Meridian. Photo by Ashley Gongora
CJ Starr
Comedian CJ Starr emceed. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Vector Brewing
The team from Vector Brewing shows off their Brewery of the Year trophy. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Amy La Rue, Pastry Chef of Year
Amy La Rue won Pastry Chef of Year. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Pegasus Pizza
Pegasus Pizza was not only serving pizza but tossing dough into the air. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Will Call bar
The team from double nominee Will Call Bar. Photo by Ashley Gongora
Ellie's
House-Made Truffle Ricotta & Coppa Ham Crostini from Ellie's Photo by Ashley Gongora
La Reve Gateau
Gateau from La Reve. Photo by Ashley Gongora