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INDUSTRYNEWS from the Research Chefs Association 2016 RCA Awards Professionals and students earn top honors The Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Jeff Cousminer, right, Stonewall Kitchen, York, Maine, is congratulated by Michael Joy, Park 100 Foods, Tipton, Ind. The President's Award  This year, RCA President Catherine Proper recognized four members who demonstrate the highest level of commitment and excellence to the association.  The RCA awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual conference this year to an individual who has achieved industry-wide recognition for his achievements in Culinology. The 2016 recipient, Jeff Cousminer, is a past RCA president, founding member and editor of the recently published reference book "Culinology: The Intersection of Culinary Arts and Food Science." His blended education in food science and culinary arts, along with 30 years of R&D expertise, make him uniquely qualified as a skilled and pioneering Culinology professional. Mark Crowell, CRC, principal culinologist at CuliNex, Seattle, was presented with RCA's 2016 Pioneer Award at the organization's annual conference in Denver. The award is given to individuals who have successfully combined culinary craftsmanship with food science to push the industry forward through innovation and creativity. Scholarship recipients The Culinology Education Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Research Chefs Association, awarded scholarships to four students at the 2016 RCA Annual Conference in Denver. Barton Dewing, CRC Executive R&D Chef Ragozzino Foods Daniel Clark University of Florida PepsiCo Performance with Purpose Scholarship and Pops Hahne Scholarship Allison Rittman, CRC Owner Culinary Culture Megan Demalel The College of Idaho Legacy Scholarship Philip Saneski Student/Baker Allan Hancock College Hannah Dressen Southwest Minnesota State University Tyson Foods Scholarship   Susanna Tolini, CRC Executive Research Chef Kayem Foods, Inc.  Renee Weigel Drexel University Michele Block Scholarship  From left, Daniel Clark, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla. and RCA President Catherine Proper, Supervalu, Eden Prairie, Minn. JUNE 2016 | Culinology | 39

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Culinology - June 2016

Culinology - June 2016
Table of Contents
President's Letter - Best job competition
Emerging Trends - Five millenial-fueled food trends
The sun is rising on Japanese small plates
Flavor Trends - Seeing innovation through the smoke
Ingredient Trends - Adventures in ancient grains
Member Profile - Research chef extraordinaire
Expert Voices - Gas vs. electric
Industry News from the Research Chefs Association
Culinology Book - New book digs deep into Culinology
Petits Fours - Hormel launches product line for cancer patients
Vermont indicates enforcement priorities for GMO labeling law
Feeding Hispanic millennials’ craving for culture
Combo meals regaining appeal
Dairy alternatives straying from soy
News Bites - Trendspotting at the Culinology Expo
Ad Index

Culinology - June 2016