Jose Andres Avoids Ticket From Police With Classic ‘I Was Drinking With John Besh’ Excuse
Kids: don’t drink and drive. You could die a horrible death, and all your loved ones would cry for you, and it would be quite sad…or you could go to jail and have a misdemeanor felony on your ticket, which would be equally sad. There is only one thing that will save you from such a fate: drinking with John Besh.
This is why Jose Andres is currently not in jail charged with a DUI, nor wrapped around a tree. After a USO event, then drinks with Besh and a few friends at the Arlington location of Jaleo, Andres was either ebullient or tipsy, because this happened:
— José Andrés (@chefjoseandres) February 7, 2013
Please don’t pester us with any “Chef Andres was probably way under the legal BAC limit” logic, or “Chef Andres was probably speeding because he’s constantly overwhelmed with a love of life and la pureza de la comida España” talk. John Besh prevented him from the consequences of drunk driving. End of discussion.