Recently, Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy had some unkind things to say about gay families, and a lot of people (present company included) didn’t care for his comments one bit. That shouldn’t surprise you: I’m a gay man, I’m married, I’m from the South — raised in a Southern Baptist family — and I’m a chef. So an Atlanta-based fast-food baron talking about how he understands the Bible enough to say that my life and marriage aren’t legitimate doesn’t sit well with me. Read More>>
Art Smith Contestant season 1 and season 4, Top Chef Masters, and chef/owner Southern Art restaurants
Q: If you could get on a plane right now and dine anywhere in the world, where would it be?
A: My favorite food destination in the world is Italy. I just returned from three weeks there. We lived in a 12th century village and the local people brought us fresh vegetables, fresh farm eggs and wild boar. It was wonderful because it was the first trip I took that there wasn’t a need to eat in a restaurant because I was enjoying cooking all of these great gifts! Read Full Article>>>
The big dude with the tattoos and a bad case of five o’clock shadow served up a plate of roasted kabocha squash, organic brussels sprouts, and free-range chicken breast. None of this would have been worth noting had the dish been just another locavore delicacy, prepared by just another hipster chef, during just another lunch hour here among the food-obsessed in Palo Alto, California. Read full article>>>
Cooking Light Magazine features healthy habits hero Chef Art Smith and his top 5 tips for eating healthy. Read Full Article – Cooking Light August 2012
“TIME MACHINE CHEFS” WILL TRANSPORT VIEWERS TO A WONDROUS WORLD OF FOOD, COMPETITION AND DIFFERENT HISTORICAL ERAS, AS POPULAR CHEFS COMPETE FOR THE TITLE OF “THE GREATEST CHEF IN HISTORY” Watch Video teaser>>>
The Competition is About to Ignite! This season on Top Chef Masters, the challenges are tougher and professional relationships gets tested.
Bravo brings back its battle of the culinary gurus on July 25. http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/top-chef-masters-bravo-premiere-date-contestants-329273
Chefs Art Smith, Chris Cosentino, Ilan Hall and Jill Davie Star in “Time Machine Chefs,” Thursday, August 16on ABC http://tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com/2012/07/20/abc-announces-time-machine-chefs/142201/