Book Review – Kitchen Confidential – Lauren

This review is from @elledubya. If you’re some gastronome who thinks exceptional food is an abstract art that only elite culinary scholars can possibly create—stop reading this and walk away. Anthony Bourdain’s Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly is a part memoir, part how- to-restaurant guide that highlights all of the misadventures, drug addictions … [Read more…]

Book Club Review – Kitchen Confidential

I’ve read a number of Anthony Bourdain’s books, and I regularly watch “No Reservations”. I think “Top Chef” is much better when he is judging. Although I might disagree with him on certain things (like his hatred of vegetarians), I genuinely call myself a fan of his work. “Kitchen Confidential” is almost an anthropological study … [Read more…]

Book Club Review – Kitchen Confidential – Erin

This review is courtesy of @erindoxtater. I like food. I have always liked food. Good food, bad food, gourmet food, street food.  My first sentence was devoted to the acquisition of food: “Cucumber please, Mommy.” While I was disappointed that this book was NOT about food, I did find it very enjoyable. I thought it … [Read more…]