With the World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards ceremony just a day away, the tension is palpable as some of the biggest names in the restaurant world begin to gather in New York. Watch the much anticipated night as it unfolds via the FineDiningLovers World's 50 Best Restaurants live streamdirect from Cipriani Wall Street, and follow the top 50 Restaurant countdown as it happens to find out who will be crowned Best Restaurant in the World for 2016 (find out the global start times here).
We also take a look at a gallery of dishes from the top 10 World's Best Restaurants 2015 to remind us of what is yet to come.
DOMINIQUE CRENN - BEST FEMALE CHEF 2016
ALAIN PASSARD - LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
WORLD'S 50 BEST 2016: GLOBAL START TIMES
WORLD'S 50 BEST 2015: TOP 10 DISHES
For those who missed them, here's a taster of the best articles of the week:
Hungry in Miami
This week at FineDiningLovers we kicked things off with a visit to one of the most vibrant cities in the world: Miami. From Ocean Drive to Lincoln Road and beyond, we explored the top spots where a gourmand can dine for as little as €25, up to €100. With stunning views, excellent food, and refreshing drinks – find out where to enjoy it all.
We also focused on Brazil, a land known for many wonderful culinary contributions. We showcased 10 Brazilian fruits you may not have heard of, or even tasted.
From pitaya to maracuja ... get the full scoop on exotic Brazilian fruits.
New Scholarship for Young Chefs
It's not easy becoming a culinary professional but Michelin-starred chef Andreas Caminada wants to change that. Caminada has launched a new project called Fundaziun Uccelin, which aims to provide culinary scholarships for young chefs and servers.
Find out how you can participate and get all the details here.
Should the Michelin Guide continue to award stars to Singapore's hawker stalls? Do Singaporeans really care what the Red Guide says about their favourite street food? Singaporean food writer Evelyn Chen shares her point of view.