Danny Meyer on His Annual Beard-Winning Offspring

Proud papa.
Proud papa. Photo: Cindy Ord

“Feeling mighty sunny on a grey day despite de minimus sleep following Beardfest. Bestest industry in the world.” —Danny Meyer, the morning after his protégés Michael Anthony and Daniel Humm took home top honors, adding to the ever-multiplying James Beard Awards under the Union Square Hospitality umbrella. [Danny Meyer/Twitter]