Honoring Great Taste(makers)
It's award season. The Oscars are coming up, the Emmys, the Academy Awards, Grammys, Golden Globes, Tonys . . . the list of award shows honoring the best movies, shows, actors and musicians is seemingly endless. But what about the best food people of the year? Your favorite TV and internet stars will hit the red carpet this year, too, at an awards show just for tastemakers -- food and fashion, that is.
You can get the full list of nominees and presenters on Tasty's website, but some Food Network stars being honored include:
Nominated for Best Food Program, Television: Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
Nominated for Best Food Travel Series, Television: Diners, Drive-ins and Dives; The Great Food Truck Race; Throwdown with Bobby Flay
Nominated for Best New Series: The Great Food Truck Race; Private Chefs of Beverly Hills
Nominated for a Viewer's Choice Award, Best Home Chef in a Series: Brian Boitano, What Would Brian Boitano Make?; Ina Garten, Barefoot Contessa; Pat and Gina Neely, Down Home with the Neelys
Nominated for a Viewer's Choice Award, Best Chef in a Series: Bobby Flay, Throwdown With Bobby Flay; Alton Brown, Good Eats; Ina Garten, Barefoot Contessa
Nominated for a Viewer's Choice Award, Best Male Host in a Series: Alton Brown, Guy Fieri , Tyler Florence, Bobby Flay, Justin Willman
Nominated for a Viewer's Choice Award, Best Female Host in a Series: Ina Garten, Aida Mollenkamp, Rachael Ray, Paula Deen, Giada De Laurentiis
The awards are happening on January 13, and if you're in LA, tickets are still available so you can attend yourself, and you can check back here for a wrap up of the awards and list of winners. And don't forget to vote for your favorite Cooking Channel and Food Network stars nominated for Peoples' Choice Awards!