SAVEUR Blog Awards: Category Definitions

The 2019 SAVEUR Blog Awards recognize outstanding food content from around the world and across the web. This year, we're accepting nominations in 11 categories, outlined below

Best Food Culture Blog

Blogs that provide a unique look into a specific food culture or cuisine. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019.

Best Culinary Travel Blog

Travel blogs that cover food with a global perspective. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019.

Most Groundbreaking Voice

Blogs with a culinary, culinary travel, drink, food video, or entertaining focus that are changemakers in the food space, pushing the conversation forward and creating a positive impact on the way we eat, drink, and/or travel. These blogs will be judged on the entirety of their content published in 2018 and 2019.

Best Food Instagram

Visually stunning Instagram accounts with a focus on food and food-related travel. These Instagram accounts will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019. (Note: You do not have to have a blog to be eligible for this category.)

Best Drinks Instagram

Visually stunning Instagram accounts with a focus on wine, beer, spirits, cocktails, coffee, tea, milkshakes—or anything and everything drinkable. These Instagram accounts will be judged for the entirety of their content published in 2018 and 2019. (Note: You do not have to have a blog to be eligible for this category.)

Most Inspired Weeknight Dinners

Blogs with a special focus on inspired recipes for the daily dinner crunch—that still keep things smart, stylish, innovative, and delicious. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019.

Best Baking & Sweets Blog

Blogs that cover baking and/or dessert—including breads—in some capacity. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019.

Best Entertaining Blog

Blogs that cover home, style, and design-related topics in some capacity. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their content published in 2018 and 2019, with a focus on culinary content.

Best Special Interest Blog

This is the “Obsessive Award”—for blogs with a culinary, culinary travel, drink, or entertaining focus that speak to a niche audience or particular topic (think veganism, 18th century Dutch fork-collecting, and everything in between). These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019.

Best Photography

Blogs that consistently offer beautiful images, shot by the blog's proprietor(s), with some degree of culinary, culinary travel, drink, or entertaining-related focus. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary content published in 2018 and 2019.

Best Food Videos

Blogs (food blogs and otherwise) that produce outstanding videos about food. These blogs will be judged for the entirety of their culinary video content published in 2018 and 2019.

For additional information about the SAVEUR Blog Awards, nominations, judging, finalists, and more, visit our FAQs, email us at blogawards@saveur.com, or get in touch with us on Twitter at @SaveurMag.

Saveur Blog Awards 2019 presented by Cincinnati