Kitchen Confidential reveals what Bourdain calls "twenty-five years of sex, drugs, bad behavior and haute cuisine."
Last summer, The New Yorker published Chef Bourdain's shocking, "Don't Eat Before Reading This." Bourdain spared no one's appetite when he told all about what happens behind the kitchen door. Bourdain uses the same "take-no-prisoners" attitude in his deliciously funny and shockingly delectable book, sure to delight gourmands and philistines alike. From Bourdain's first oyster in the Gironde, to his lowly position as dishwasher in a honky tonk fish restaurant in Provincetown (where he witnesses for the first time the real delights of being a chef); from the kitchen of the Rainbow Room atop Rockefeller Center, to drug dealers in the east village, from Tokyo to Paris and back to New York again, Bourdain's tales of the kitchen are as passionate as they are unpredictable. Kitchen Confidential will make your mouth water while your belly aches with laughter. You'll beg the chef for more, please.
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No Reservations!!!User Review - dyepat - Overstock.com
My wife and I loved the book... she currently works in a kitchen and I used to. The audio CDs we put in when we drive long distances... keeps us awake becuase we are constently laughing. Read full review
Makes You Crave OystersUser Review - Monica C - Borders
Anthony has a charming voice and spares no detail about the back of the house. He is candid about his struggles, his failures, and what he considers victories. His exploits are hilarious and shocking ... Read full review
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