Marcel Vigneron Stung for Latest Stunt

"Top Shill" Marcel Vigneron
"Top Shill" Marcel Vigneron Photo: Bravo

“Why didn’t the Gap go with a Mexican taquero? It seems the only spot for a Mexican on the Gap Trucks would be making the pants that come with the tacos at a maquiladora somewhere along the Mexico-US border…Is there no one in Chef Marcel’s entourage that has the balls to tell him that this was a douchey move?…This isn’t the gig of a serious person and stains the toques of our other celebrated chefs that are working hard to make LA the place to cook.” — Food writer Bill Esparza, who says he “wouldn’t be caught dead at the Pico de Gap Truck.” [Street Gourmet L.A.]