Besha Rodell, Dining editor and restaurant critic for Creative Loafing, has released her list of Chefs to watch for 2011. Rodell features Asha Gomez of the upcoming Cardamom Hill, Jose Rego of Escorpion, Richard Blais of The Spence and HD-1, Doug Turbush of Seed, and Tom Naito of Tomo. Rodell also does a quickie list of chefs to keep watching - an update on chefs she has spotlighted in the past. She mentions Nick Melvin, Dan Latham, Whitney Otawka, Robert Phalen, Drew Belline, Ford Fry, and Hugh Acheson.
· Chefs to watch 2011 [Creative Loafing]