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Nominate Chef Nick Strawhecker and Dante for the James Beard Awards

Omaha chefs & restaurants are redefining the Midwest food scene. Nominate Omaha’s Chef Nick Strawhecker for a 2018 James Beard Award!

The nomination period for the 2018 James Beard Awards has begun and we are asking you to help put Omaha on the culinary map by nominating Dante Owner/Chef Nick Stawhecker for a 2018 James Beard Award (Best Chef Midwest or Best Restaurant Midwest).

Chef Nick Strawhecker, Dante Omaha

 The James Beard Foundation Awards, aka the Beard Awards, are the food industry’s highest honor. The James Beard Awards are the Oscars of the food world, coveted by American chefs and food professionals every year.
Omaha has been dining at Dante since 2009, enjoying this new era of farm-to-fork, hyper-seasonal cuisine. Visit this page to learn how Chef Strawhecker has brought his modern take on traditional Italian cooking to America’s heartland.

Let’s get Omaha, Dante and Chef Nick Strawhecker on the culinary map. Register and nominate today to help continue the momentum of the evolving Omaha food scene. It only takes a few minutes, plus you can submit nominations for as many categories as you like.

You can submit nominations for multiple categories. Some to consider:
Outstanding Chef – Nick Strawhecker/Dante
Best Chef Midwest – Nick Strawhecker/Dante
Outstanding Restaurant – Dante