KALAMAZOO, Mich.-- A Pure Michigan Culinary Star nominee will serve up his talents during a special event in Kalamazoo this month.
Nate Shaw, Webster’s prime supervisor at the Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites in Kalamazoo, is up for the Pure Michigan 2014 Culinary Star of the Industry Award. Before he finds out if he won, Shaw will showcase his signature style of local foods blended with Asian flavors at the Chef’s Table event Wednesday, Feb. 26 at Zazios Italian Restaurant at the Radisson in Kalamazoo. The event, called “Sup with Shuko: An Homage to Bacha” will also feature beer, wine and sake pairings with each course.
Shaw was also nominated last year for the Pure Michigan Rising Culinary Star Award. He’s known for his annual Farmer’s Appreciation Dinner, which has become a popular community-building event among local growers and vendors, and his beer vs.