06/20/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Anthony Bourdain, Alice Waters, Duff Goldman -- Clash of the Food Titans

On May 14, 2009 Anthony Bourdain of No Reservations fame, Duff Goldman of Ace of Cakes, and food activist Alice Waters participated in an informative, insightful, and humorous panel discussion at The Connecticut Forum in Hartford on food and food politics.

Whereas Alice advocated heavily for local and sustainable food, Tony felt that taste mattered most, and the Ace of Cakes fell somewhere in between. The following exchange was especially interesting: