With the Academy Awards mere minutes away I thought it might be fun to look back on a few Oscar-worthy performances by some of my favorite stars and the always dazzling supporting role…food. Enjoy my red carpet revelers!


Best Food Movie…Ever
Pixar’s “Ratatouille”

Best Use of Sugar in a Film
Will Ferrell in “Elf”

Best Actor to Famous Foodie Transformation
Meryl Streep as Julia Child in “Julie & Julia”

Best (i.e. tastiest) Food/Actor Combination
Johnny Depp and chocolate in “Chocolat”

Best Performance of Food Evasion in a Film
The chickens in “Chicken Run”

Best Kitchen Dance Sequence
Jacqueline Obradors, Tamara Mello, and Judy Herrera in Tortilla Soup”