Responses to Press Release! comments

First, to all who have suggested additional categories: thanks, they’ve been dutifully logged for consideration during the committee meeting at the Double Down in Vegas. And yes, we’re intending low quality video of the event to be posted somewhere. ...

Press Release! The Golden Clog

New York, NY, Sept. 25–MICHAEL RUHLMAN and ANTHONY BOURDAIN are pleased to announce: The 1st ANNUAL GOLDEN CLOG AWARDSThe Best and Worst of the Year in Food Nominees and categories to be announced in the Fall of 2007 shall be selected by an Advisory Board...

Jimmy Olsen in an Apron?

Pretty soon I’m going to start promoting the new book, The Elements of Cooking—actually, I’ve already started; here’s an essay about why I wrote the book on Amazon.  But, having been recently enthralled by the 127 excellent comments on the cookbook post and...

Achatz Update

For fans of Grant Achatz: I got an email from Grant, who was just in Manhattan for the Star Chefs conference, saying that doctors report that chemo had reduced the tumor in his tongue by 75%, which is really good news.  Radiation, a serious body blow, begins...