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50 Seconds With Kyle and Katina Connaughton of SingleThread, California

Written by Ariel

SingleThread in Healdsburg, Northern California, has won the Miele One To Watch Award as part of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2018. We take 50 seconds with owners Kyle and Katina Connaughton to find out their plan B careers, the pros and cons of working with a spouse and their favourite type of wine…

Find out more about SingleThread here:

The Connaughtons will be presented with this highly coveted award at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards in Bilbao on 19th June. The Miele One To Watch Award celebrates emerging global talent and recognises a restaurant that is outside the main 50 Best list, with strong potential to rise up the ranking in the near future.

Read about the award:

Tune to The World’s 50 Best Restaurants on Facebook on June 19th for the live countdown of the 2018 list and discover the 2017 list here:

No.1. Eleven Madison Park, New York, USA
No.2. Osteria Francescana, Modena, Italy
No.3. El Celler De Can Roca, Girona, Spain
No.4 Mirazur, Menton, France
No.5 Central, Lima, Peru
No.6 Asador Etxebarri, Axpe, Spain
No.7 Gaggan, Bangkok, Thailand
No.8 Maido, Lima, Peru
No.9 Mugaritz, San Sebastian, Spain
No.10 Steirereck, Vienna, Austria
No.11 Blue Hill At Stone Barns, New York, USA
No.12 Arpège, Paris, France
No.13 Alain Ducasse au Plaza Athénée, Paris, France RE-ENTRY
No.14 Restaurant André, Singapore
No.15 Piazza Duomo, Alba, Italy
No.16 D.O.M., São Paulo, Brazil
No.17 Le Bernardin, New York, USA
No.18 Narisawa, Tokyo, Japan
No.19 Geranium, Copenhagen, Denmark
No.20 Pujol, Mexico City, Mexico
No.21 Alinea, Chicago, USA
No.22 Quintonil, Mexico City, Mexico
No.23 White Rabbit, Moscow, Russia
No.24 Amber, Hong Kong, China
No.25 Tickets, Barcelona, Spain
No.26 The Clove Club, London, UK
No.27 The Ledbury, London, UK
No.28 Nahm, Bangkok, Thailand
No.29 Le Calandre, Rubano, Italy
No.30 Arzak, San Sebastian, Spain
No.31 Alléno Paris au Pavillon Ledoyen, Paris, France NEW ENTRY
No.32 Attica, Melbourne, Australia
No.33 Astrid y Gastón, Lima, Peru
No.34 De Librije, Zwolle, Netherlands
No.35 Septime, Paris, France
No.36 Dinner By Heston Blumenthal, London, UK
No.37 Saison, San Francisco, USA
No.38 Azurmendi, Larrabetzu, Spain
No.39 Relae, Copenhagen, Denmark
No.40 Cosme, New York, USA NEW ENTRY
No.41 Ultraviolet By Paul Pairet, Shanghai, China
No.42 Boragó, Santiago, Chile
No.43 Reale, Castel Di Sangro, Italy NEW ENTRY
No.44 Brae, Birregurra, Australia NEW ENTRY
No.45 Den, Tokyo, Japan NEW ENTRY
No.46 L’Astrance, Paris, France RE-ENTRY
No.47 Vendôme, Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
No.48 Restaurant Tim Raue, Berlin, Germany
No.49 Tegui, Buenos Aires, Argentina NEW ENTRY
No.50 Hof Van Cleve, Kruishoutem, Belgium RE-ENTRY


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