Press

2017
2016
This is the best meal you will eat in Des Moines – 11/22/2016 – Des Moines Register
Your first taste of the Hello, Marjorie cocktails – 10/27/2016 – Des Moines Register
Chef Kevin Gillespie brings awesome pork to Proof – 05/20/2016 – Des Moines Register
Meet the bartenders ready to change the cocktail culture in Des Moines – 04/01/2016 – Des Moines Register
 
2015
The People’s Best New Chef: Midwest – 04/01/2015 – Food and Wine
The 2015 Restaurant and Chef Award Semifinalists – 02/18/2015 – James Beard Foundation
 
2014
Proof: A True Experience – 10/23/2014 – Catch Des Moines
Experience the finer things in life at Proof – 09/17/2014 – Cityview
The Proof is Here – 03/04/2014 – DSM Magazine
In Good Company – 02/19/14 – Business Record
The 2014 Restaurant and Chef Award Semifinalists – 02/19/2014 – James Beard Foundation
 
2013
Culinary thrill-seekers find adventure at Proof – 11/20/2013 – Datebook Diner, Des Moines Register
Des Moines Champions – 11/08/2013 – The Kansas City Star
Cooking For Peace – 10/02/2013 – CityView
A sit down with Chef Sean – 09/18/2013 – Eat, Play, Love Des Moines
The 2013 Restaurant and Chef Award Semifinalists – 02/19/2013 – James Beard Foundation
A Veteran Critic’s Guide to The Top 25 Restaurants in Greater Des Moines – 01/29/2013 – DSM Magazine
New crew at Proof has its own alchemy – 2013 – Downtown Des Moines, originally published by Des Moines Register
 
2012
Restaurant and Chef of the Year – 12/26/2012 – Cityview
Prix Fixe Supersized – 11/21/2012 – Cityview
 

AWARDS

2014 James Beard Foundation Award Semifinalist
2015 James Beard Foundation Award Semifinalist