Chefs React To Vanity Fair’s ‘Tyrannical Chefs’ Takedown
In Vanity Fair’s February 2013 issue, food writer Corby Kummer slams The Tasting Menu and chefs like Ferran Adria, Charlie Trotter, and Thomas Keller for starting the trend in the first place. You know, because it’s their fault that inferior chefs have latched onto a trend they made famous and are now perpetuating it in bad form.
Naturally, celebrity chefdom has something to say about it, and chefs are taking to Twitter to issue their rebuttals. Check out some of their (totally obvious) responses below. Also, we encourage Nick Kokonas, partner in crime of Grant Achatz, to follow through on his long-form response.