Posts Tagged ‘Richard Blais’

Top Chef Recap: Fish Taco Edition

Odds are looking good that at least one D.C. chef makes the final four.

The Restaurants Coming Soon to a Neighborhood Near You

Y&H has already listed his 10 favorite new restaurants for 2009. Now it's time to start pondering the possibilities for 2010. Here's a short list of the upcoming restaurants I'm itching to dine in this year. Galileo III: Can Roberto Donna overcome his dwindling reputation and poor recent track record to reclaim the heavyweight crown […]

This Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

Well, well, it's clear what kind of crowd we have here at Young & Hungry: the kind that likes to watch Paula Deen take a frozen ham to the schnoz. The video was, far and away, the most popular post this week. Honestly, I don't know how we live with ourselves. Here's what you clicked […]

Former Top Chef Contestant Blais to Open Flip Burger in D.C.

When I first heard, via this NBC Washington report, that former Top Chef contestant Richard Blais was going to open a burger joint in D.C., I immediately thought: God, it's come to this. Chefs are following Spike Mendelsohn's lead. But then I looked further into Blais' concept at Flip Burger Boutique in Atlanta, the hamburger […]

Another ‘Top Chef’ Contestant Opens a Burger Joint

In what must surely be a sign of a tight economy and tight credit markets—and not the lack of imagination of Top Chef contestants—A Hamburger Today is reporting that Season 4 challenger Richard Blais is opening a fussy burger joint in Atlanta called Flip Burger Boutique. Some of the menu items sound considerably more conceptual/upscale […]