Giving Top Chef the Top Shaft


WARNING!  Spoilers ahead for season 10, Top Chef Seattle.  You have now been warned.

So this post isn’t about strictly “geeky” TV, but cooking has its own kind of geekery, and indeed, I know not a few chefs who are big sci fi geeks in their own right.  Alton Brown’s love for Doctor Who is well-documented.  Every time I see him on Iron Chef America wearing a bow tie I smile slyly to myself and think “bow ties are cool.”  So I apologize for my lack of geektastic blogging of late, but this is the first thing I’ve felt compelled to write about lately, which is probably unsurprising because I have something else I should be writing, and several dozen other things I should be doing.  Inspiration is a devious bitch sometimes. Continue reading