Food Fighters features 12 year old Danielle McKay. (Greg Gayne/NBC) While Gordon Ramsay‘s Masterchef Junior brings out the best in the belligerent chef, who wants to see his prepubescent contestants succeed, two new cooking shows coming this summer seek to shame children who once loved to cook with a mean-spirited dominance championed by Stephanie March‘s Bobby Flay‘s Throwdown.
A more recent Chief Osceola, on the field at FSU. Building on his experience portraying Chief Osceola at Florida State University football games, Buddy’s Seafood Market employee Caleb Joshua Halley was killed by coworker Orlando Thompson last week over an argument over the Panama City restaurant’s gumbo recipe, making him another tragic Florida Man mascot.
Not just because it’s easier to get inside than Polo Bar, a group of Black Lives Matter activists called the Never 21 Club disguised themselves as 21 Club servers last Friday afternoon, dishing out a lesson in social justice by handing restaurant patrons a menu listed with the names of black youths killed by police before turning 21.
Momofuku Milk Bar‘s Christina Tosi has been collaborating with Band of Outsiders designer Scott Sternberg since 2009, when Anna Wintour‘s annual, economy-boosting Fashion’s Night Out stunt required retailers to invent gimmicks to attract customers to shop full-priced merchandise.
On last night’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver took a closer look at transgender discrimination in the United States.
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PYT, Philly’s Piazza burger joint famous for bacon-shelled tacos and fried lasagna burger buns, is opening this summer on the Bowery.
Sean “Diddy” Combs‘ alleged kettlebell swing at UCLA strength training coach Sal Alosi, can have serious implications for his investment in Diageo brands Ciroc Vodka and DeLeon Tequila.
Time documented the final days of New York City’s last modernist dining institution, Wylie Dufresne‘s WD-50, before it closed its doors last fall to make way for an apartment building.
Before Rosio Sanchez opened her Hija de Sanchez taco stand in Copenhangen last week, she served as pastry chef at world’s best restaurant Noma.
If you’re familiar enough with health-conscious English chef Jamie Oliver‘s cooking that you’re seeking out his restaurants you’re probably not there for the sugariest items on his menus, but according to the Nottingham Post, he’ll soon be making you pay for such indiscretions.
Martha Stewart‘s had more success this year as a pop culture icon than a businesswoman. While Orange is the New Black laid the groundwork to give her prison time its due next season, and she’s been chronicled smoking with Jeff Ross and Snoop Dogg, it was announced today, with lackluster enthusiasm, that she’s selling her Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Empire for $353MM to Sequential Brands Group, the owner of brands like Ellen Tracy and Linens N Things.
Credit: walterscheib.com Walter Scheib, the former White House executive chef for presidents Bill Clinton and George W Bush, has been found dead by New Mexico state police one week after he went missing on a hike in the mountains surrounding Taos Ski Valley.
Sesame Street‘s red-headed stepchild Elmo visited The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night, cooking Muppets-inspired fare alongside Questlove, but all he really cared about was impressing Jason Schwartzman unlike any character in any Jason Schwartzman movie ever.
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The owners of the restaurant group behind Toronto’s Weslodge, Charles Khabouth and Hanif Harji, yesterday released a statement revealing their own internal investigation into former pastry chef Kate Burnham‘s workplace sex abuse claims turned up a lack of communication about the incidents, and that the three men at the center of Burnham’s allegations, sous chefs Dan Lidbury and Colin Mercer, and chef de cuisine, Kanida Chey, all departed the restaurant in 2014.
Jon Stewart last night opined on Fox & Friends‘ latest low, their love of Pizza Hut‘s monstrous 28-hot dog bite hybrid pie.
Montreal Gazette restaurant critic Lesley Chesterman Montreal Gazette restaurant critic Lesley Chesterman took to Facebook and Twitter, offering a counterpoint to the industry praise former Toronto pastry chef Kate Burnham received after going public with the year and-a-half of physical and psychological sexual abuse she claims to have suffered by three chefs at Weslodge restaurant.
Wareef Hameedo, an Aleppo restaurant owner turned refugee of the Syrian civil war, escaped his homeland three years ago, struggling to cook his way from Turkey to Egypt.
Chef Jen Agg, will host Kitchen Bitches in Toronto this September. Following yesterday’s news of the alleged sexual abuse former Toronto pastry chef Kate Burnham endured over a year and a half at Weslodge restaurant, The Black Hoof restaurateur Jen Agg spoke out on Twitter, coining the hashtag #KitchenBitches, and rapidly organizing a safe place for chefs to speak out about the workplace harassment women endure in kitchens.