Celebrity Chefs

5 fabulous French recipes to celebrate Julia Child's birthday

Today would have been Julia Child’s 105th birthday, and there's no better way to celebrate the legacy of the original celebrity chef than by enjoying some of the foods and flavors that made her a legend.<p>Child is best known for bringing her mastery of French cuisine to millions of American …

Julia Child

Duff Goldman’s Weight Loss: Food Network Star Looks Completely Different After Just 3 Months

Holy cannoli! The pleasantly plump star of the Food Network hit show ‘Ace of Cakes’ isn’t so plump anymore. Duff Goldman showed off a much leaner …

Celebrity Gossip

Anthony Bourdain's 'Disgusting, Shameful Pleasure' Is Popeye's Mac and Cheese

Delicious and relatable.<p>Anthony Bourdain, who has toured more than 80 countries, written comic books, and drank whisky at the base of Antarctic glaciers, always finds a way to remain relatable. It might be because he swears a lot and refuses to tell people how to enjoy their food, but his …

Anthony Bourdain

Teamsters Accused of Harassing 'Top Chef' Crew Found Not Guilty

Padma Lakshmi alleges that union members were “raining down racist, sexist, and homophobic threats"<p>A jury has found a group of Teamsters accused of harassing and intimidating <i>Top Chef</i> cast and crew not guilty on all charges, reports the Associated Press. Four members of Boston’s Teamsters Local 25 — …

Top Chef

Celebrity Chef Andrew Zimmern Finds ‘Smoked Fish Heaven’ at The General Muir

And AZ is a fan of Miller Union, too<p><i>Bizarre Foods</i> host <b>Andrew Zimmern</b> recently ate his way through Atlanta, and a couple of local restaurants might be featured in his new Travel Channel series. Zimmern took to Twitter and Instagram to heap praise on <b>The General Muir</b>and <b>Miller Union</b>.<p>At The General Muir …

Andrew Zimmern

Bayou Blend Spice Mix

In the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun country you’ll find one of the last remaining authentic Americana cultures, where people still live off the land …

Andrew Zimmern

Acquittal in 'Top Chef' trial may boost Walsh, analyst says

The federal jury verdict that acquitted four Teamsters union members of attempting to extort the “Top Chef’’ television show also served as political …

Top Chef

Former 'Ace of Cakes' star Duff Goldman shows off dramatic weight loss

Duff Goldman is lookin' <i>good</i>!<p>The former "Ace of Cakes" star took to Instagram to flaunt his noticeably slimmer figure just three months into his weight loss journey.<p>"Wow. It's been three months and I feel like these are photos of two different people," the 42-year-old star wrote alongside a …

AOL

LeBron James Tweeted Out A Hot Pasta Take And He’s Very Wrong

LeBron James is extremely good, both at basketball and social commentary. That is why it pains me so much to see that he has such a bad opinion when it comes to pasta. This tweet made its way into LeBron’s timeline in one way or another on Monday afternoon.<p>LeBron, who I again must reiterate is …

Lebron James

Where to Eat Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches (and More Updates)

Teamsters acquitted in Top Chef trial, fire updates, and other news bites<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>Morning Briefing</i><i>, an almost-daily round-up of mini news bites to kick off the day.</i><p><b>Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches</b><p>Two of the best foods are coming together in a limited-time pairing at L.A. Burdick’s Cambridge and …

Top Chef

This clumsy worker robot is having a very bad day

This snazzy looking bipedal robot is off to a good start, but things go haywire in short order. It has trouble setting a package on a cart. Then it …

Gordon Ramsay

Editorial: Stop ‘Top Chef’ tactics

It was a happy day yesterday for the four defendants in the “Top Chef” case who were acquitted on charges of attempted extortion. Not such a happy …

Top Chef

Julia Child Loved Science but Would Hate Today’s Food

This morning’s Google Doodle pays homage to one of America’s favorite chefs of all time, Julia Child. It’s a big honor, but the woman deserves it, it …

Julia Child

Top 5 NYC Restaurant Picks from Anthony Bourdain

We’re always looking for new restaurants to try out close to home and it’s always interesting to hear which places are enjoyed most by people in the …

Anthony Bourdain

What to Watch: Broadchurch Ends, Marlon Debuts, CMA Fest and More | TVLine

08:00<p>P<br>• M<p>ABC<p>CMA Fest 2017<p>Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton, Lady Antebellum and Little Big Town are among …

Gordon Ramsay

Teamsters Off the Hook in 'Top Chef' Extortion Trial

Show host Padma Lakshmi previously testified she was “terrified” of the men<p>Four Teamsters — of the truck driver’s union — have been found not guilty …

Top Chef

Italy’s Acclaimed Bonci Pizzeria Makes American Debut in Chicago Today

Check out the menu’s eclectic topping combos<p>While Chicago has plenty of pizzerias, the city hasn’t experienced the sublime topping combos that debut today at <b>Bonci Pizzeria</b>. Gabriele Bonci, the founder of the world-famous Italian restaurant — the pizzarium — feels Rome and Chicago share similar …

Pizza

Chili Verde Pork

In a medium Dutch oven, heat the oil, add the onion, peppers and garlic. Saute until translucent, do not brown. Remove and set mixture aside.<p>Lightly …

Guy Fieri

Cheetos-themed eatery opens in Tribeca, thousands on waiting list

A pop-up restaurant devoted to Cheetos is about to make a whole lotta cheese.

Food

The takeaway from the ‘Top Chef’ case? It belonged in state court

Let’s be clear: A federal jury sitting in Boston did not say that the Teamsters who acted like thugs while intimidating a non-union crew on the …

Top Chef

Chefs say the pot washer can make or break a restaurant. So I signed up for a shift

My dish hose has a mind of its own.<p>Every time I use it to spray water on to a dirty plate, it splashes clean whatever it touches — and shoots much of …

Emeril Lagasse

Oprah Just Got Very Deep About Her Passion for Finding the Perfect Bathtub

Oprah loves many things: bread. Dogs. Books. Juice machines. And, we now know, bathtubs.<p>In a new interview with <i>Vogue</i> for the magazine's September …

Anthony Bourdain

Dangerously cheesy? Cheetos pop-up restaurant opens in NYC

NEW YORK — The company behind Fritos and Tostitos is celebrating its Cheetos brand with a three-day pop-up restaurant devoted to the cheesy puffed …

Canadian News

Carr: Local 25’s ‘Top Chef’ victory a throwback to the bad ol’ days

When was the last time the feds lost an organized-crime case, which is what this trial was, pinky-ring thugs engaged in trying to shake down a …

Top Chef

How to turn a hit TV show into an international success

<b>If you happen to switch on the TV in Brazil then you might come across a four-hour live talk show presented by a popular celebrity and her puppet parrot. The programme includes pre-recorded video clips, which the parrot and presenter then discuss.</b><p>So far, so foreign television.<p>But what you may well …

Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay's Secret to an Emmy Nomination: Just Stop Swearing (Video)

EmmyWrap Magazine: After being a foul-mouthed taskmaster on TV for a decade, Ramsay finally scored for the gentler “MasterChef Junior”<p><i>This story</i> …

Gordon Ramsay

Danny Meyer on Julia Child Award, Fine-Casual Dining

Danny Meyer, Union Square Hospitality Group founder and chief executive officer, discusses his recent win of the Julia Child Award, his restaurant …

Julia Child

The Taste of Home™

Enjoy comfort food any day and time with the help of Boar's Head and Geoffrey Zakarian.<p>Sponsor content courtesy of Boar's Head<p>Cheddar Melt …

Food

Rick Bayless

<b>The Foundation made a grant in the recipient’s honor to:</b><p>The Frontera Farmer Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, is committed to …

Top Chef

Want to Eat Like Gail Simmons? Here Are 10 of Her Favorite Restaurants in the Country (and Canada!)

To find out where Gail loves to nosh, just check out her Instagram feed.<p>Let’s just be honest. Gail Simmons inspires rampant, rabid jealousy when she …

Restaurants