FAVORITE TV COOKING SHOWS
The ones I watched growing up—Justin Wilson, Jacques Pepin, Julia Child.
I wouldn’t say I idolize anyone, but Emeril Lagasse is definitely an influence. I gain the most inspiration from cooking and talking with my great staff, current and past.
Chicken nuggets from McDonald’s.
It would have to be the often imitated but never duplicated cast iron seated filet mignon cooked in duck fat.
That would have to be marrying my best friend and the love of my life on December 12 of this year.