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Rocky IV, Modernist Cuisine
, and Keeping the (Kitchen) Romance Alive
Freelance food writer, New York City
Maybe cooking, like athletics, can be divided into two camps: the rationalists and the romantics. Ivan Drago is Nathan Mhyrold; Rocky is Julia Child.
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Science Food
Alinea and Grant Achatz's cooking was even sometimes dubbed soulless. Like me, though, many of these critics had never eaten the food or spoken with the chef. I think maybe, all they needed to do was eat at Alinea once to discover the truth.
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