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José Andrés named Culinary Ambassador to the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

September 2011

Chef Jose Andres joins the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves as “Culinary Ambassador,” helping to raise awareness of an issue that causes nearly two million deaths each year: toxic smoke from traditional cooking stoves. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, who launched the Alliance last year, today met with Chef Andres to thank him for his commitment and discuss their mutual interest and determination to bring clean cooking solutions to the developing world.

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    José Andrés named "Outstanding Chef" in 2011 by the James Beard Foundation at their annual awards gala in New York.

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    José Andrés becomes the Dean of Spanish Studies at the International Culinary Center in Manhattan.

    September 2012Comments

  • "Professor José" at George Washington University

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    October 2012Comments

  • José joins State Department Culinary Partnership

    As part of the US State Department's Diplomatic Culinary Partnership, chefs from across the country serve as resources for the State Department by preparing meals for foreign leaders and participating in public diplomacy programs.

    September 2012Comments

  • Jaleo's 20th Anniversary

    DC Mayor Vincent Grey announces April 10, 2013 Jaleo Day in Washington DC in honor of 20 years in DC's Penn Quarter.

    April 2013Comments

  • Jaleo Las Vegas & minibar named 2013 James Beard Award Semifinalists

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    May 2013Comments

  • Washington Post takes you inside barmini, José Andrés’s cocktail lab

    Washington Post profiles the sleek cocktail bar with a menu of more than 100 drinks, from new creations to takes on classic cocktails

    February 2013Comments

  • Celebrity chefs join Oxfam to fight hunger on World Food Day

    World renowned chefs create recipes, promote Oxfam America’s GROW Method

    September 2012Comments

  • The International Culinary Center Announces José Andrés as Newest Dean

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    May 2012Comments

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    October 2012Comments

  • José Andrés Named Honorary Spanish Ambassador

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    February 2013Comments

  • Chef José Andrés decorated with the Order of Arts and Letters of Spain

    Spain's Ministry of Culture awards the Order of Arts and Letters to José Andrés, the first chef to receive the prestigious honor.

    November 2010Comments

  • America Eats Tavern to reopen at Tysons Corner

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    July 2013Comments

  • José Andrés Foods Launches

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    July 2013Comments

  • José Andrés to Receive Hispanic Heritage Award

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    August 2013Comments

  • José Andrés Becomes the First Chef in History to Receive the Hispanic Heritage Award

    José Andrés became the first chef in the history of the Hispanic Heritage Awards to be recognized for his outstanding achievements and leadership in promoting Latino heritage.

    September 2013Comments

  • Jose Andres Foods available at Whole Foods Markets

    Renowned celebrity chef brings the best Spanish products to stores throughout DC, Maryland and Virginia

    September 2013Comments

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    October 2013Comments

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    February 2014Comments

  • José Joins National Geographic to Discuss Food and Our World Today

    José is honored to be a part of National Geographic’s new web portal,

    April 2014Comments

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    May 2014Comments

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    June 2014Comments