Week In Review, March 11 – March 17: El Bulli’s Hollywood Crush, Josh Ozersky Drama, And
The Taste Finale
We know, we know, you’re busy. In case you’ve been otherwise occupied, here some of the best stories from this week in our chef-obsessed little world.
1.el Bulli Biopic Producers Want Javier Bardem In Lead Role
Just sitting here imagining Javier feeding us cocktails made out of foam and olive oil infused everything.
Lots of feelings going on.
2.Food Feuds: Josh Ozersky Responds To ‘Boyish And Juvenile’ Dig
What were we expecting here, really?
3.WATCH: And The Winner Of The Taste’s All-Female Finale Is…
The best woman took home the prize. In Tony's own words: "We salute you."
4.High-Tech Tip Jar Foils Credit-Card Wielding Coffee Grinches
So, this is pretty cool. Gotta give it up for good customer service.
5.A Just-In-Case Guide To The Bevpocalypse
Life in New York as we know it may not be over. Even if Bloomberg's bev ban goes through.
6.Noma’s Bad Luck Continues: Will It No Longer Be The Best Restaurant In The World?
You wanna be on top?
Maybe you need to take some tips from Tyra, René.
7.Will Pope Francis I Continue Home-Cooking In The Vatican?
Papal dinner party, anyone?
8.Anthony Bourdain’s Taste Epiphany: ‘Men Kind Of Suck’
"I like my team a lot. I miss them. Also, men kind of suck." Aw, Tony.
9.Whole Foods To Label All GMO Products, Anticipates Increased Sales
It's not like they've built an entire empire on
not selling produced, b.s.-food, or anything. Plus, the labeling scheme will take five years to enact. Whoopee.
10.Flash Back: 10 Chefs You Need To Know In Charlotte, North Carolina
Never before have we been so tempted to leave New York.