The chef of one of Denver’s coolest restaurants is up for Food & Wine’s The People’s Best New Chef award. Lon, from ChoLon Modern Asian Bistro and a neighborhood resident, is nominated for this incredible award. Lon recently said “I’ve been cooking since I was 14 years old and couldn’t be more excited to be nominated at my own restaurant ChoLon in Denver. After ten years of climbing the ranks in New York City under some of the industry’s most esteemed chefs, and having spent three years working in Europe and Asia, I’m honored to be recognized by Food & Wine.” You can help Lon win by voting online. Click on this link and vote for him today. The voting goes through March 11th.