Acclaimed molecular gastronomy chef Grant Achatz caused a stir over the weekend when he took to his Twitter account to ask his followers if a ban on babies was in order at his three-Michelin-starred Chicago eatery Alinea.
The Beard Awards, a.k.a. the "food Oscars," were awarded tonight, and most went to big NYC food names like Tom Colicchio and Shake Shack's Danny Meyer. KFC, despite the revolutionary Double Down, was shut out. Click through for the list.
The world-famous El Bulli dropped to second place on Restaurant Magazine's prestigious "World's 50 Best Restaurants List," displaced by Copenhagen's Noma. Despite the introduction of the Double Down, KFC did not place. Top 20 after the jump.