Today I watched the first episode of my favourite online cooking show equipped with the answer to the question that titles this post: “What happened to Josh/Epic Mook on Epic Meal Time?” It was a sombre occasion, and the burden lay heavy on my heart as I was witness to the EMT crew create a pizza enchilada, a “chicken from a drawer” enchilada, and a Baconator enchilada, all without the help of their most handsome member. Yeah, I said it, and before this blog post is done I’ll say it again.
Last I covered one of the Epic Meal Time guys leaving I was almost an entire year late, but I’m much more up to speed this time around. This time around I can actually refer refer back to a tweet that Harley “the Sauce Boss” Morenstein himself made just five short days ago:
So the short answer is: he left the show.
The long answer is only slightly more complicated. Continue reading
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Tagged Cast, Cooking Channel, cooking show, Cousin Dave, EMT, Epic Meal Time, Epic Mook, Food Network, Harley, Josh Elkin, Prince Atari, Sauce Boss, Sugar Showdown, TV, what happened to Josh, YouTube
The purpose of Fame Day is to, as the page states, “to give credit [and praise] where it is due.” While Gordon has used it to draw attention to significant contributors to our present day world a few times, I have in turn pointed readers towards YouTube to check out a series I deem to be of high quality. This is another of those times.
I was directed towards a show hosted on the YouTube channel of Vice magazine, and was captured instantly. As an avid lover of food shows [which you’d know if you’ve been keeping up with E>], Munchies was exactly the sort of show I didn’t know I was looking for, a window into the lives of chefs that didn’t include their motives for supporting various charities [I’m looking at you, Top Chef Masters]. Continue reading
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Tagged Alcohol, Anthony Bourdain, Cal Elliott, chef, chefs, Christina Tosi, cooking, Dairy Queen, Dale Talde, drunk, Fame Day, food, Food Network, food shows, honest, Momofuku Milk Bar, Munchies, restaurant, restauranteurs, restaurants, Rye, Talde, transparent, TV, Vice, YouTube