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Michael Solomonov

Michael Solomonov

Michael Solomonov is the chef and co-owner of Philadelphia’s Zahav and the 2017 recipient of the country’s top culinary honor, the Outstanding Chef award from the James Beard Foundation. Along with business partner Steve Cook, Solomonov owns and operates Rooster Soup Co., Abe Fisher, Federal Donuts (several locations, including one pictured here), Dizengoff (Philly and New York) and Goldie. He is the 2011 winner of the James Beard for “Best Chef, Mid-Atlantic.” He also shares two 2016 Beard Foundation Book Awards with Cook for “Book of the Year” and “International” for Zahav: A World of Israeli Cooking.

Credit: Photo by M. Persico

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