Nick Offerman Guests on 'Bob's Burgers' and More News

In today's Weekly Media Mix, Wylie Dufresne to open East Village restaurant, plus Gordon Ramsay producing show
Media Mix
Arthur Bovino

The Daily Meal brings you the biggest news from the food world.

Wylie Dufresne is gearing up for a 50-seat pub called Alder in Manhattan's East Village, marking his second opening after 10 years of focusing on wd~50. [Grub Street]

Chefs and Personalities:
Gordon Ramsay is producing a NBC restaurant drama called Inferno, a "dark operatic drama" about two restaurateurs who hire a mysterious Italian chef. It is not a reality show. [Deadline]

Restaurant owners used to a simple "no cellphones" sign are now thinking of giving discounts or banning photography in general. [AP]

Rachael Ray has started her own line of pet food. [YouTube/CNN]

All right kiddos, let's not get ahead of ourselves with foraging. A family nearly died after eating some poisonous mushrooms they picked in their backyard. []

Food for Thought:
Why are grilled cheese sandwiches so amazing? Well, all the smooth, gooey, and warm textures are associated with fat, and humans just love that. Science says so. [PopSci]


Pop Culture:
Nick Offerman guest stars on Bob's Burgers, so we're expecting a lot of bacon. [Vulture]