Paula Deen Responds to Hurricane Sandy and More News

In todays' Weekly Media Mix, 'Iron Chef' returns to Japan TV, plus Anthony Bourdain reflects on 'No Reservations'
Media Mix
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Iron Chef finally makes it back to Japan after 13 years, modernizing the judging process and the food itself. [WSJ]

Chefs and Personalities

Here is Paula Deen’s response to Sandy: "All it takes is for America to get her butt kicked for the cream to rise to the top." [First Coast News

And here is Anthony Bourdain reflecting on the entire No Reservations show, taking responsibility for some of the failures such as the Berlin show and "At the Table." [Zero Point Zero


Anthony Bourdain’s first book cover on his Ecco imprint has been released. It’s meaty, red, and out May 14. [Eater

Cooking Ideas
What to do with a bunch of hurricane relief food? Toss them all into a Dutch oven. [Food and Wine


Sandy Relief

The Momofuku empire will be hosting three hurricane relief events with their entire family, plus Café Boulud. Proceeds will go to the American Red Cross. [Momofuku]