As far as new apps to watch go, the inaugural application launched for iOS by the James Beard Foundation could change the way you use your smartphone to cook. Based out of New York, JFB is a national non-profit organization that promotes the culinary arts by offering scholarships, providing opportunities for education to aspiring cooks and honoring those in the industry (such as chefs, cookbook authors, food journalists, wine professionals) at an annual awards ceremony.
James Beard Foundation Vegetables offers vegetable-focused recipes from prestigious JBF award-winners including Grant Achatz, Mario Batali and Daniel Humm. The 22 delicious recipes offer step by step instructions for perfect results. The JBF app also offers tips, new techniques and amusing stories from the renowned chefs.