Every competitive cooking show in America, ranked
by the A.V. Club
The Bob's Burgers Experiment
is a blog that documents one guy's ongoing attempt to devise recipes for and cook every pun-laden Burger of the Day
featured on the show.
After 249 episodes on a wide variety of ingredients and other cooking related topics, Alton Brown ended Good Eats
last week (save for 3 unaired one hour specials). The show leaves behind many unaddressed recipes that were to be in "another show." [more inside]
Kuchh Kook Hota Hai
is an all singing, dancing (and possibly epileptic fit inducing) Indian cookery show (without much cooking), featuring two sassy assistants 'salt' and 'pepper'. To whet your appetite – Mutton Burger
and Carrot Roll
The Urban Peastant dies at 84.
I don't know if the show ever got any play in the U.S. but here in Canada I learned to cook as a student from James Barber's
show, The Urban Peasant, and from his books. They remain some of my all time favorites. [more inside]
The Near-Fame Experience
: A fascinating interview with former contestants of Bravo
reality television shows Project Runway
and Top Chef
, presenting the fickle nature of fame and how it can come at significant professional and personal cost, if at all.