Besides embarking upon a national book tour this month for The Pizza Bible (Ten Speed Press), Tony Gemignani is busy opening three restaurants in Vegas, another in LA, and launching his own brand of flour, Tony’s Californian Artisan.
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Dennis Lee may be the new Colonel Sanders. The Namu Gaji chef’s Korean Fried Chicken (KFC), available on the restaurant’s brunch menu, is twice fried and then slathered with a sweet and tangy glaze that looks almost nuclear, thanks to a helping of gochujang, a kicky Korean condiment made from red chiles, rice, fermented soybeans, and salt.
7x7 asks the city's chefs for the recipes to their most loved cocktails, bar snacks, starters, mains, and desserts.
General Manager–Owner + Chef-Owner Mercer Restaurant Group (AQ and TBD) / age 31 and 36
In honor of his upcoming book tour for The Pizza Bible (Ten Speed Press), which hits stores on October 21, we got into the head of pizza maestro Tony Gemignani. He returned the favor with a sneak peek from his upcoming tome with the recipe for his Cal-Italia pizza, which he crafted while at the Food Network Pizza Champion Challenge in 2006.
Cofounder and CEO, Hampton Creek / age 34
Did the advent of alcohol mark the beginning of human civilization or vice versa? That existential question is up for debate, but according to Alexander Rose, executive director of the futurist Long Now Foundation, man and booze are inextricably linked.
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