Posts Tagged ‘Food Network’

Flying Ham Hits Paula Deen in the Snout

Watch CBS News Videos Online In the no-good-deed-goes-unpunished category: Celebrity chef Paula Deen, while helping out the homeless today in Atlanta, took a honey-baked ham to the face. According to a wsbtv.com report, here's how the incident went down:

Should Have Seen This Coming: ‘Iron Chef’ Visits White House for ‘Kitchen Garden’ Challenge

Comerford and Flay get fresh (veggies) in the White House garden. Jeesh, speaking of predictions, Y&H should have guessed this would happen as soon as the White House broke ground on its kitchen garden in March: Iron Chef America has trotted out three of its, ahem, heaviest hitters to cook a meal from ingredients plucked […]

How François Haeringer Learned to Make Boston Clam Chowder

If you want to learn how to make Boston clam chowder, all you have to do is turn on the Food Network or wander over to Borders and browse through the American regional cookbook section. Or, hell, just type the words into Google and watch the recipes and videos stream into your home. When François Haeringer, […]

McDonald’s Should Just Embrace Its Fat-Loving Doppelgänger

I'm not sure how I missed this delightful dust-up from a couple of years ago, but some enterprising Food Network viewer captured this moment on Iron Chef America, in which the show's sponsor, McDonald's, allegedly sliced in a frame of subliminal advertising. The Dark Mouse denied all, of course. But Y&H really would love McDonald's […]

Alton Brown’s “Good Eats” Comes to Hulu

I rarely get effusive about things that have so little to do with drinking, but this is great news. Food Network's Good Eats with Thomas Dolby lookalike Alton Brown is now available to watch on Hulu. Now before you get your gluten strands in a knot, note that you can't watch full episodes yet, only […]

Bourdain Declares Celebrity Chef Shows the ‘New Pornography’

Y&H loves Anthony Bourdain, because he's not afraid to say things like this: Celebrity chef shows are "the new pornography. It's people seeing things on TV, watching people make things on TV that they're not going to be doing themselves any time soon, just like porn."

Huff Post’s Cowles Takes a Swipe at Food Network Chefs

Giada: Fit to be wrapped in foil Talk about shooting fish in a barrel — or farm-raised salmon in their pens. Huffington Post's sustainable/organic hawk Isabel Cowles goes after a trio Food Network celebrity chefs, hoping to point out their anti-environmental ways and, of course, rack up some easy page views along the way. Cowles […]

Granville’s Teddy Folkman to Compete on ‘Next Food Network Star’

Folkman (front) in his pre-Star days Teddy Folkman, a fixture on our Best of D.C. lists, will soon have a chance to prove his worth to a wider audience. The chef at Granville Moore's (and spanker of Bobby Flay) has been selected as one of ten finalists for the fifth season of The Next Food […]

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