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Top Chef: Cruise

ipsedixit Jun 29, 2013 08:02 PM

A NY Times reporter recounts.

http://travel.nytimes.com/2013/06/30/...

  1. chompchomp Jun 29, 2013 08:07 PM

    Funnier: http://eater.com/archives/2013/04/23/...

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    1. re: chompchomp
      LindaWhit Jun 30, 2013 05:53 AM

      OK, I *loved* reading Max Silvestri's take on the Top Chef cruise. And I especially loved that he kept a diary of everything he ate/drank for 4 days. It was a LOT! LOL

      And while I'd never go on one of these cruises, seeing Hubert Keller DJ would have made the entire cruise worthwhile. ;-)

      1. re: LindaWhit
        chompchomp Jun 30, 2013 07:26 AM

        Max's consumption diary really is a thing to behold.

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          KrumTx Jun 30, 2013 07:46 AM

          "He was angry, and I was nervous; sitting across the dinner table from a furious stranger in a Hawaiian shirt holding a knife and a cocktail is disconcerting."

          I miss Max when TC isn't airing.

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            INDIANRIVERFL Jun 30, 2013 08:10 AM

            I resemble that remark. Forgot the boat shoes.

      2. ennuisans Jun 30, 2013 03:20 AM

        Now I'm thinking half of the people on the cruise were there specifically to write about the cruise.

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          Firegoat Jun 30, 2013 06:05 AM

          I'm waiting to read the blog entries on the Paula Deen Cruise this fall.... providing they don't also drop her.

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            nikkihwood Jun 30, 2013 09:09 PM

            Not likely. The next one is sold out, and they are rapidly selling out for 2014. I imagined the entire Deen family perpetually sailing the Caribbean when I read that.

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