John Besh Looking Into Tujague's Space and More News

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In today's Media Mix, more on the Red Medicine no-show callouts, plus Playboy gets gourmet (a history)
John Besh
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Tujague's to Be Saved? Chef-restaurateur John Besh is reportedly interested in keeping the historic Decatur Street restaurant open, preserving the restaurant that opened in 1856 with its signature boiled brisket and shrimp. [The Times-Picayune]

Chili's 'Fixes' Burger: A touching story of an autistic girl getting a second cheeseburger that wasn't cut in half, causing her to sweetly say, "You fixed my cheeseburger!" [Facebook]

Red Medicine No-Show Responds: After Red Medicine publicly tweeted the names of customers who didn't show for their reservations, one of them spoke up and gave an honestly legit human answer. [Grub Street]

The Playboy Gourmet: Esquire leafs through The Playboy Gourmet Cookbook, with "gourmet flapjacks for the gentleman griddler" and a guide to "burgermastery: the elegant informality of the bachelor patty." [Esquire]

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