Andrew Zimmern Is a Modest Guy

Parasol aficionado.
Parasol aficionado. Photo: Javier Cabral

“As far as my contribution, I’m part of a larger group of information deliverers about the joy of eating that have gained a great amount of popularity. I’ll leave it to other people to decide who makes that tick more than others, but I think my opinion is that we’re all a bunch of noisy birds, and people are listening to us in the trees at night.” — The Bizarre Foods host says he’s just doing his job by getting hole-in-the-wall Florida gems more press. Just don’t get him started on Miami’s ultra-flashy “horse-shit restaurants.” [Miami New Times]