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Gordon Ramsay

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    November 11, 2011

    The Simpsons Tackle the Food World

    ​I was in sixth grade when The Simpsons aired its first episode, so I can't say I've always longed for an episode about out our culture's current obsession with food and food-related TV. But for a long time I've awaited the day I could write this: The Simpsons are starting a food blog.This wee ... More >>

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    September 23, 2011

    Gordon Ramsay Makes Kmart More Terrifying Than it Already Was

    Image via​Kmart stores can be creepy. They're a little too deserted, a little too unkempt, and there's always the feeling that you might stumble upon a deranged hobo urinating in the dark corner of the children's clothing department.Since the mid-'90s, it's always been best to stick to the center ... More >>

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    June 2, 2011

    Chef Gordon Ramsay Makes Film Debut in Love's Kitchen

    It's Kitchen Nightmare on Elm Street! Okay, not really. Reality TV star/chef Gordon Ramsay makes his film debut in British film Love's Kitchen. It's scheduled to make its U.S. premiere on Tuesday, June 7. The film, a rom-com about a chef who loses his kitchen mojo after his wife's death, then fal ... More >>

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    April 8, 2011

    Sandra Lee's Blenders and Six Celeb Chef Products That Should Exist

    couchpotatocook.comSandra Lee, surrounded by a bunch of Kmart crap.​Coming soon to a Kmart near you next year -- Sandra Lee's line of "cookware, small appliances and other kitchen products." OK, so that doesn't sound dissimilar from the line of goods Martha Stewart hocked at the lagging disc ... More >>

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    November 15, 2010

    Reindeer Meat for Christmas? What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

    Image viaThis picture of a baby reindeer just sleighs me.​Then one foggy Christmas eveSanta came to say,"Rudolph with your nose bright,you'll be on my plate tonight."In a PR nightmare that no one could have possibly foreseen, the British supermarket chain Lidl is being blasted for selling reindeer ... More >>

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    September 15, 2010

    Ten Animal Parts You Probably Didn't Know Were Food

    Photo from bbc dig it​After watching Anthony "No Reservations" Bourdain dine on warthog anus (yes, warthog anus), it seemed potentially instructive to search the web for other implausible anatomical snacks.It was.So, to honor Mr. Bourdain's adventurous palate, here's a compilation of the top eight ... More >>

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    December 23, 2009

    Drink of the Week: Prince of Jalisco, Sanctuaria

    Dave Pullig, Wikimedia Commons​In less than a month Kitchen Nightmares returns to Fox. British chef Gordon Ramsay will again shout, "This is ah-pooooooool-ing! You ought to be ashamed of yourself!" at struggling restaurateurs. About half of those unfortunate enough to be on the receiving end of R ... More >>

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    August 10, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Monday, 8.10

    ​An outbreak of salmonella linked to meat from a California packing plant. (Reuters)Inside the trouble restaurant empire of Gordon Ramsay. (Wall Street Journal)A new study finds that women eat less when their dining partners are men. (Washington Post)

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    April 17, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Friday, 4.17

    The state and local officials who do much of the work in food-safety incidents need more support, according to a new report. (Washington Post)Gordon Ramsay is accused of preparing food for a few of his restaurants at off-site kitchens. (Bloomberg)Via Eater, a truly scary story: A giant McDonald's si ... More >>

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    January 27, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 1.27

    In today's news: a bad history at the source of the salmonella outbreak, caterpillars in Liberia and deadly fugu in Japan.

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    September 16, 2008
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    September 2, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 9.2

    The USDA is within its rights to prevent meatpackers from testing cattle for mad cow disease, a federal appeals court rules. (Reuters) Russia bans poultry imports from several U.S. producers, ostensibly because of safety concerns. (New York Times) Last week it was Gordon Ramsay vs. Paul McCartney. ... More >>

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    August 29, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Friday, 8.29

    The president of Maple Leaf Foods says his company, not government inspectors, should shoulder the blame for the fatal listeriosis outbreak. (National Post) Remember the salmonella outbreak? Apparently, it's over. Eat your peppers freely. (Bloomberg) Gordon Ramsay vs. Paul McCartney in a steel-cag ... More >>

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    July 16, 2008
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    July 9, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 7.9

    Anheuser-Busch sues to prevent the InBev takeover bid. (Bloomberg) U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Ed Schafer says the country's meat supply is safe. (AP) In South Korea, doctors eat U.S. beef to dispel fears that it carries mad cow disease. (AP) Last night was the season finale of Gordon Ramsay's ... More >>

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    July 9, 2008
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    July 9, 2008
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    June 25, 2008
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    June 18, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 12

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:03 p.m. We're down to the final four: Christina, Corey, Jen and Petrozza. "Everyone is kind of out for themselves at this point," Corey says. "If I don't step it up, I'm out o ... More >>

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    June 11, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 6.11

    A government official in Myanmar claims that food shortages are not imminent weeks after the devastating cyclone Nargis. (AFP) Rising food costs force the World Food Program to abandon a breakfast program for kids in Cambodia. (USA Today) "The Minimalist" Mark Bittman offers practical tips on how ... More >>

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    June 11, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 11

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:03 p.m. Now that we are finally rid of Matt's trail of tears, the hate focus zeros in on bossy, bossy Jen. Even Corey and Christina whisper across the bedroom about the unpopu ... More >>

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    June 5, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 6.5

    The latest on the United Nations summit on the global food crisis: Many nations are more concerned with defending their own policies. (New York Times) The threat of famine looms over Somalia. (CNN) Monsanto announces plans to engineer seeds that would double crop yields. (New York Times) On a lig ... More >>

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    June 4, 2008
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    May 28, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 9

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:01 p.m. Rosann left last week. What sorry soul will leave this week? 8:02 Corey says Matt might be better as a used car salesman. Ye-ouch. She's already striking him below th ... More >>

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    May 21, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 8

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:06 p.m. Last week when we left the kitchen of terror and undercooked meat, Gordon Ramsay requested one chef from team red to switch sides. Now we find Louross and Bobby prepar ... More >>

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    May 14, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 7

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:05 p.m. Will Matt go this week? Or will he play nicer with the ladies? From the previews, it looks like Ben might be the one in hot water. But as you know, FOX's previews are ... More >>

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    May 12, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Monday, 5.12

    As expected, the cost of rice in Myanmar is sky-rocketing. (AP) The World Food Program doesn't have enough money to help drought-stricken Ethiopia. (Reuters) Dan Barber, chef and co-owner of New York City's acclaimed Blue Hill restaurant, urges a return to small farming. (New York Times) The resp ... More >>

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    May 9, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Friday, 5.9

    Myanmar's government seizes food aid from the United Nations. (CNN) The costs of commodity foods may have reached a plateau, but cheap food isn't returning any time soon. (New York Times) Because Gut Check really doesn't mention Gordon Ramsay enough: Ramsay thinks chefs who use out-of-season produ ... More >>

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    May 9, 2008

    Your Weekly St. Louis Food Blog Digest

    A look at what's happening at our favorite St. Louis food blogs... Iron Stef is making tofu...tushies. Show Me Vegan discusses the classic gin martini. At STL Bites, Bill discusses how others react to his eating offal. More after the jump...

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    May 7, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 6

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:03 p.m. The big question this week: Can the guys finally get it together? Their mounting issues have become almost as painful as Vanessa's injury and unexpected departure last ... More >>

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    April 30, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 5

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:04 p.m. As much as I enjoy Gordon Ramsay and Hell's Kitchen, I'm not very pleased with it usurping House's post-American Idol slot. And, by the way, if you missed American Ido ... More >>

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    April 24, 2008

    Gordon Ramsay's Not-so-Fast Food

    With apologies to Jeanette, Gut Check's resident Gordon Ramsay fan, I had to share this: Slate has a review of Ramsay's new family-friendly cookbook, Gordon Ramsay's Fast Food. Writer Laura Shapiro eviscerates the book, calling b.s. on the notion that Ramsay cooks these meals for his own family and ... More >>

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    April 23, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 4

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. 8:05 p.m. The show starts off with line cook Vanessa sobbing, "I can't fail at this because it's all I have." Ramsay's voice echoes on the speaker throughout the contestants apa ... More >>

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    April 16, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 4.16

    The Bush Administration says ethanol isn't solely to blame for the food crisis. (Reuters) A new study argues that genetically modified foods won't solve the food crisis. (Daily Mail) A crisis of another sort: Do chefs have to curse so damn much? (New York Times) Speaking of which, check back late ... More >>

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    April 16, 2008

    Hell's Kitchen: Episode 3

    Jeanette Kozlowski returns to review the new season of Hell's Kitchen, starring her favorite bad-boy chef, Gordon Ramsay. If you missed the first two episodes of Hell's Kitchen's fourth season, let's get you up to speed. Not familiar with this scorching-hot FOX reality show? Gordon Ramsay's culin ... More >>

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    February 21, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 2.21

    www.smh.com.au A new study links excessive salt in processed foods to children's excessive soft-drink consumption. (AP) Diners at a New Jersey restaurant have their Valentine's Day reservations canceled -- those already there are kicked out of the restaurant -- so, yes, Gordon Ramsay can film an ... More >>

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    December 13, 2007
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    November 30, 2007

    Kitchen Nightmares: Campania

    RFT editorial intern Jeanette Kozlowski is a big fan of bad-boy British chef Gordon Ramsay. Each week she'll recap the latest episode of Ramsay's new FOX series Kitchen Nightmares. First off, I apologize for skipping last week's write-up. I do have a laundry list of excuses (one had something to do ... More >>

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    November 16, 2007

    Kitchen Nightmares: Finn McCool's

    RFT editorial intern Jeanette Kozlowski is a big fan of bad-boy British chef Gordon Ramsay. Each week she'll recap the latest episode of Ramsay's new FOX series Kitchen Nightmares. There's really not much to say about this week's heartwarming episode. I mean, we're in New York again at another dyin ... More >>

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    November 8, 2007
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    November 1, 2007

    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 11/1

    Gut Check favorite Gordon Ramsay doesn't give two you- know-whats for restaurant critics, and he doesn't care who knows it. (Press Association) www.britfilms.tv Look, Gordon, open a restaurant in St. Louis, and I'll treat you fair and square. Promise. Please open a restaurant here. Plea ... More >>

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    November 1, 2007
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    October 19, 2007

    Daily Web Crawl

    Your daily guide to what they're whispering about in the next cubicle. HERE Gordon Ramsay strips down and shows us what a badass he can be on Gut Check. A frequent commenter on A to Z shares a six-day diary he jotted down while in the UK. www.kittygenius.com Next time you're angry, punch this ... More >>

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    October 19, 2007

    Gut Check Gets Hitched

    All right, loyal readers, I'm outta here for a whirlwind 48 hours of last-minute details and then a week of margaritas, more margaritas and, one presumes, something to eat. I leave you in the more than capable hands of Jeanette Kozlowski, who has been doing a fine job keeping us all up to date on t ... More >>

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    October 18, 2007
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    October 12, 2007
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    October 4, 2007
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    September 27, 2007

    Kitchen Nightmares: Dillons

    RFT editorial intern Jeanette Kozlowski is a big fan of bad-boy British chef Gordon Ramsay. Each week she'll recap the latest episode of Ramsay's new FOX series Kitchen Nightmares. If you've ever been nervous about eating at an empty restaurant, this second installment of Kitchen Nightmares will c ... More >>

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    September 20, 2007

    Kitchen Nightmares: Peter's

    RFT editorial intern Jeanette Kozlowski is a big fan of bad-boy British chef Gordon Ramsay. Each week she'll recap the latest episode of Ramsay's new FOX series Kitchen Nightmares. If you avoided watching Hell's Kitchen for the past three years not because you despise Gordon Ramsay (the Simon Cowel ... More >>

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    September 10, 2007

    The Morning Brew: Monday, 9/10

    The FDA is considering making nutrition information on food packages easier to read. (AP) www.about.com Inside the marketing strategy of a new "all-natural" Quaker Oats cereal. (New York Times) This article seems to explain the whole is-Mario-fired-or-not? debate. No more Molto Mario rer ... More >>

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