The First Annual and Inaugural edition of
The Readable Feast Boston
The first annual & inaugural event of what is soon to become Boston's biggest and most beloved cookbook festival celebrating local talent was held at the Boston Public Market on June 17 & 18, 2016.
A juried committee of established cookbook experts presented awards in six categories of cookbooks and books related to food written by New England authors. Anthony Brooks, Senior Political Reporter for WBUR radio acted as MC.
The “People's Choice Cookbook of the Year” was awarded based on online voting by cookbook fans across the region.
2016 Award Recipients
Cookbook of the Year
Wine, Beer and Spirits
The K. Dun Gifford “Local Hero” Award
presented by Oldways Preservation Trust
Lifetime Achievement Culinary Icon