Andre Simon Memorial Funds Awards
We welcome you to the André Simon Food and Drink book awards for 2013

The Chairman and trustees of the Andre Simon Food and Drink book awards are delighted to announce the winners for the 2013 awards.

Winner of the 2013 prize in the food category:
  • Master It
    by Rory O'Connell published by Fourth Estate

Winner of the 2013 prize in the drink category:
  • The World of Sicilian Wine
    by Bill Nesto & Frances Di Savino published by University of California Press

Special Commendation
  • Smashing Plates
    by Maria Elia published by Kyle Books

John Avery Award
  • Simon Hopkinson Cooks
    by Simon Hopkinson published by Ebury Press



Click here to see all of the past award winners from 1978 - 2012.
"Wine makes every meal an occasion, every table more elegant, every day more civilized."
André Simon

Rory O'connell, 2013 Food Winner

Bill Nesto and Frances Di Savino, 2013 Drink Winner