Mario Batali

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Anthony Bourdain in 2010: he cultivated a renegade style and bad-boy persona.  Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

Anthony Bourdain Born: June 25th, 1956 Died: June 8th, 2018 Travel host Anthony Bourdain, whose memoir Kitchen Confidential about the dark corners of(...)

The Spotted Pig, the New York West Village restaurant that put Ken Friedman, an owner, and the chef April Bloomfield on the map. Ten women employees have accused Mr  Friedman of sexual harassment. Ohotograph: Karsten Moran/The New York Times

Natalie Saibel, a longtime server at the Spotted Pig, a West Village, New York, restaurant with celebrity investors, did not quit in 2015 after the ow(...)

Jess Murphy, chef proprietor of Kai in Galway, and now the new resident chef for Meadows & Byrne. Photograph: Martina Regan

New resident chef for Meadows & Byrne Jess Murphy, chef proprietor at Kai in Galway, has been appointed resident chef for the Meadows & B(...)

A Michelin-starred chef is going down the bistronomie route. But we need a new word (gastrosteria maybe) to describe it, because it’s not French but m(...)

American author Bill Buford begins his brilliant book Heat with a killer quote from chef Mario Batali about the job of a restaurant kitchen. It is to (...)

Those who haven’t been to LA disguise their aversion to it with a line of harmless rhetorical questioning, usually concerning the car. Isn’t it ver(...)