Sunday, March 6, 2011

Anthony Michael "Tony" Bourdain Fave Food Movies

Excellent chef definitely watches fine food movies as well. I came across this website of Entertainment Weekly (EW) that provides a glimpse of  Anthony Michael "TonyBourdain faves. 

Wikipedia says:
 Bourdain in June 2006
Anthony Bourdain on WNYC-2011-24-02.jpg

Anthony Michael "TonyBourdain (born June 25, 1956) is an American chefauthorand television personality. He is well known for his 2000 book Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly, and is the host of Travel Channel's culinary and cultural adventure program Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations.

A 1978 graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and a 28-year veteran of professional kitchens,[1] Bourdain is currently a chef-at-large, whose home base isBrasserie Les Halles, New York[2] where he was executive chef for many years.

The following are his fave movies:
Ratatouille (2007) I have seen this cartoon.
Eat Drink Man Woman (1994) I like this movie by Ang Lee, funny movie and romantic movie
Big Night (1996) Yet to see this film.
Babette’s Feast (1987) Definitely the film that made me start food blogging.
Tempopo (1985) Another film for me to watch. 

So I have another additions of movies to watch.

Friday, March 4, 2011

Steamed oyster and drinks

The oyster was steamed with some soy sauce and salt with garlic and ginger
and below the possible drinks that can go with it. But I had Gordon's London dry gin.