BOSTON — Four Quarto Publishing Group authors have been nominated for cookbook awards at the first annual The Readable Feast festival in Boston, MA.
Nominated authors are Andy Husbands (Wicked Good Burgers), Katie Chudy (Superfood Sandwiches), Kate Weiler (Real Fit Kitchen), and Morgan Morano (The Art of Making Gelato).
The Readable Feast, a cookbook festival celebrating local talent, will take place at the Boston Public Market, Boston’s indoor, year round marketplace for locally sourced groceries and specialty agricultural products, on June 17-18, 2016. The Cookbook Awards Ceremony & Cocktail Party will include foods prepared by local celebrity chef cookbook authors, including Andy Husbands (Tremont 647,Sister Sorel, and Smoke Shop), as well as specialty cocktails with local distillers, local beer and wine. A juried committee of established cookbook experts will give awards in six categories of cookbooks and books related to food written by New England authors, or books devoted to a New England food subject. The “People's Choice Cookbook of the Year” will also be awarded based on online voting by cookbook fans across the region.
The Readable Festival will feature a stellar line-up of free cooking demonstrations and seminars, pairing cookbook authors with industry experts and Boston Public Market vendors to share techniques and wisdom. A Boston Cookbook Sale and Signing Lounge will feature titles by Readable Feast participants, as well as new releases and time-tested favorites. Signings and Q&A’s with notable cookbook authors will be scheduled throughout the day. For up-to-date information, visit www.thereadablefeast.com.