Meals journalist known for his use Bon Appétit, particularly as the cafe editor. He also began composing the Foodist column in 2008 and continues to be co-host of Bon Appétit’s podcast. He worked well at Lingua Franca, an educational magazine, before getting into culinary composing. He’s been a judge on Iron Chef America aswell as ANOTHER Iron Chef. He’s wedded and offers two daughters. He made an appearance with Alton Dark brown during his period on ANOTHER Iron Chef.