Dark Rye wins James Beard award for Group Food Blog
Whole Foods Market’s® online magazine takes home top food blog prize
AUSTIN, Texas (May 7, 2013) – Dark Rye, an online magazine from Whole Foods Market, won best Group Food Blog at the James Beard Foundation’s Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards in New York City on May 3. Other nominees in the category were Eater National and Grubstreet New York.
The online magazine uses multimedia storytelling and accessible projects to inspire readers to pursue their dreams while fostering a more creative world. From Fäviken restaurant in Sweden to Balcones Distillery in Waco, Texas, Dark Rye spotlights makers in communities across the world.
This is the first James Beard nomination and win for Dark Rye, which launched in March 2012.