A Foodie Selfie (Instagram)
There’s no real real story here, but — did everyone else miss Taylor Swift’s selfie with Ina Garten? We hear that it has something to do with a food and music issue of Food Network Magazine … And considering that then the mag then posted another weird selfie of T-Swift on their Instagram, we can basically say it’s happening. Start predicting your food and music mashups now!
The Chronicle’s 2014 Rising Star Chefs (S.F. Chronicle)
Every year, the San Francisco paper awards some new chefs with gold stars; and this year’s list is pretty awesome. Who they are (for all you East Coasters who don’t know shit about West Coast dining): Jessica Largey at Manresa, J Dante Cecchini at Marlowe; James LaLonde at Bocadillos; Jared Rogers at Restaurant Picco; and >Timmy Malloy at Local’s Corner.
TMZ, quit embarrassing yourself. You’re ambushing Bill Yoses, President Obama’s now former pastry chef, to find out if there was a feud? Let the guy go in peace! Not everything is a made-for-TV-and-right-wing-fanatics controversy!
New chef, more changes coming to Graham Elliot Bistro (Chicago Tribune)
The gist: Graham Elliot is basically making the bistro into a more casual version of his now-closed restaurant.
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