Monterrey County Weekly.com–So Chef Jeffrey Weiss of jeninni kitchen + wine bar, who I recently tagged as one of my two my exciting chefs of the year gone by and also cooked up a doozie of a dinner at the James Beard House, just earned a whopper of an honor. His new book Charcutería: The Soul of Spain won the 2014 Gourmand World Cookbook Award as Best Foreign-International Cuisine Book produced in the United States.
Each country-category winner competes against other global competitors in the same category for the Best of the World recognition. The international competition will announce its global winners this June. Now, I don’t want to spoil the party, but it’s not actually a book. It’s a big, meaty, beautifully-illustrated, well-written, 460-page love note.
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