Beard Awards: Kinch Clinches Best Chef, Pacific

Photo: Courtesy of Manresa

Well, we were right about the L.A. folks being long shots, and we we did say that a win for Kinch would be no surprise, but we kind of biffed it on this one. Congratulations to David Kinch at Los Gatos’ Manresa for taking home the 2010 James Beard Award for Best Chef: Pacific. Look for more winners and a full recap on Grub Street tomorrow in the a.m. [via Twitter]