October 30, 2005
The U.S. has effectively banned all imports of beluga caviar
Beluga caviar already in the United States may still be sold, but only for the next 18 month. So get them while they last!
October 27, 2005
You can finally get prints from photos on Flickr
If you live in the U.S., that is.
Joël Robuchon's return to haute cuisine at his new place at the MGM Grand is described as having "the best food in Las Vegas, by a decisive margin, and some of the very best French food... on this continent" by The New York Times
9 course set menu goes for $165, and a 16 course one goes for $295. I absolutely despise Vegas, but it looks like I have to make another visit soon.
October 17, 2005
Thomas Keller gets the butter for his restaurants from six cows in Vermont
So those of you lucky enough to have dined at Per Se or the French Laundry: how was the butter??
October 14, 2005
Esquire's list of the best new restaurants of 2005
Top of the list: The Modern. My own review of it is coming.
October 13, 2005
Forbes.com's list of ten tastemaking chefs
The usual suspects are on the list. What's interesting is reading their income from last year. For such famous and influential chefs, some of them make next to nothing!
October 9, 2005
October 8, 2005
Play the memory game with any Flickr tag
Link goes to a game featuring yours truly.
October 7, 2005
October 5, 2005
October 4, 2005
In case you didn't notice, Adobe Camera Raw has been updated to 3.2
Of note in this release is that it is now able to read D2X white balance data.