LAST CALL: Chefs’ Thanksgiving F*** Ups Make Us Feel a Lot Better About Our Own
Serious Eats: Yep, even talented chefs encounter some trouble on Thanksgiving. Dale Talde shares how unfiltered raw apple cider is no good for brining a turkey, Stephanie Izard remembers that time the dog got to the turkey, and Jose Garces says the rumors about freezing a deep frying a frozen turkey for extra crispiness DOES NOT WORK.
James Beard Foundation: If you’re going to do Thanksgivikkuh, do it right with these kick-ass recipes.
The Huffington Post: We just … can’t. A new ad campaign in Canada is uh, definitely testing the term “food porn,” check the images yourself.
Crain’s New York: The Super Bowl is ruining everything. Just kidding, it’s only delaying and shortening the winter edition of Restaurant Week in New York City.
Facebook: The Aviary announced the death of a former employee and bartender at The Office, Jason Cevallos, this morning. From the statement: “Jason was an immensely talented bartender who was a welcoming presence in The Office for over 2 years. He was favorite of many of our patrons, and his passing is a loss for the Chicago culinary community as a whole. Our deep condolences go out to his family and friends. We will raise a glass to him in the Office tonight.”