"a mean perfectionist streak that borders on the tyrannical."
May 11, 2012 1:34 PM Subscribe
Empire of the Bun:
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Today, burgers. Tomorrow, the world. The casual-dining revolution of Adam Fleischman and his Umami Group. 'In 2009, with $40,000 in his pocket from selling his stake in BottleRock, Fleischman decided to open a restaurant centered on the umami flavor. He knew that an umami-focused menu would attract a burgeoning breed of foodies who had been weaned on the Food Network and had developed a sort of teenybopper crush on the heady flavors of pork, organ meats, West Coast IPAs, and superripe cheeses.'The Backstory
, or Why It Takes A Year To Write About Burgers.
, previously on Metafilter.