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Wolfgang Puck

  1. Video Feed
    Watch Wolfgang Puck Out-Funny All the Guests on Late Night with JimmyThe chef is so on, Aziz Ansari even asks if he’s on ecstasy.
  2. Celebrity Settings
    Mac and Cheese and In-N-Out Burgers Ruled Oscars After-PartiesMeanwhile, Cat Cora cooks sea bass and tenderloin for Elton John’s annual fund-raiser.
  3. L.A. Diet
    Wolfgang Puck Preps for the Oscars During the Week, Cooks for MuhammedI never met Lenny Kravitz, so we talked a little bit. I said, ‘Aren’t you hungry? You just played this long show. Let’s go eat!’”
  4. Mediavore
    Ramsay’s Missing Veggie Peeler Sparks Prison Panic; FDA Questions InhalableGordo’s team misplaces a utensil and Brixton Prison goes on lock-down.
  5. Puck Plans
    Even The Academy Awards’ Governor’s Ball Dinner is Going Fast-Casual This YearWandering stars, along with a little liquor, ups the chances for star-on-star conflict, romance, and falling down.
  6. Mediavore
    Wolfgang Puck Bakes Zsa Zsa’s Birthday Cake; It’s Time for Iguana MeatPuerto Rico wants to start exporting meat from the giant reptiles. Any takers? Anyone?
  7. Rumor Mill
    The Puck Stops Here: Rumor Has Garces Going in at the Kimmel CenterRumor has Wolfgang Puck exiting and Jose Garces taking over.
  8. Puck Plans
    Wolfgang Puck on Battling Shyness, ‘Bogus’ Celebrity Chefs“Here I was in the hospitality business and people perceived me as being inhospitable,” the chef says.
  9. Congrats!
    Wolfgang Puck to Receive James Beard Lifetime Achievement AwardThe annual awards gala will take place on May 7.
  10. Lawsuits
    Settlement Reached in Employees’ Wolfgang Puck LawsuitThe $500,000 settlement is a mere drop in the bucket for the chef’s $400 million empire.
  11. Goin At It
    Andrew Zimmern Recalls Puck’s Rooster Balls; Suzanne Goin ‘84 Spent Senior DitchThe Bizarre Foods host cites Lucques’ magical moment, while Goin tells it all to her high school newsletter.
  12. Chef Shuffles
    Taylor Boudreaux Joins Napa Valley Grille as Exec ChefThe Wolfgang Puck Worldwide vet replaces farm-raised local eating adherent Joseph Gillard.
  13. Puck Plans
    Puck Plans to Scrap Spago’s Menu During RemodelEven the famous smoked salmon and caviar pizza will disappear.
  14. Neighborhood Watch
    Erbe Matte Grand-Opens Today in Beverly Hills; Wolfgang Puck at The Bel-AirLouis Kim’s crazy-herbs Korean-Italian hybrid is now serving the 90210.
  15. Rumors
    Does Vetri Have His Sights Set on Atlantic City?Unlike the other chef participating in Savor Borgata, Vetri doesn’t have a restaurant in Atlantic City… yet.
  16. Temporary Closings
    Approaching Thirty, Spago Will Close Next Summer for a FaceliftThe restaurant will shutter for six to eight weeks while Waldo Fernandez has his way with it.
  17. Quote of the Day
    Bourdain Pans Puck’s Pizza and PitchingThe No Reservations star calls the great chef’s pizza “shitty,” though he grants him the full rights to make it.
  18. Video Feed
    Watch Wolfgang Puck Make Naked Lady Pancakes With Craig FergusonThere’s some debate about where the boobs go.
  19. Mediavore
    World’s Fattest Mom Changes Course; Salt Raises Its ProfileDonna Simpson vows to lose weight, as long as the cameras stay on.
  20. Mediavore
    University of Delaware Adds Ice Cream to the Curriculum; U.S. Corn Harvest IsPlus: BYOB rules go on the ballot in Ocean City, N.J.; and Vice President Joe Biden helps boost the popularity of pig intestines in Beijing, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Quote of the Day
    What Wolfgang’s WorthThe chef won’t admit his own income, but the company’s doing just fine.
  22. Neighborhood Watch
    Spread Bagelry Rises From the Ashes; Wolfgang Puck Catering at the Mann CenterRounding up the region’s neighborhood news.
  23. Rumors
    A French Laundry Follow-Up in Malibu? Come On!Now that Wolfgang Puck has abandoned the idea, incredible rumors fly.
  24. Menus
    WP24 Has a New Menu for the Rest of UsWolfgang Puck’s luxe Chinese has suddenly become a lot more accessible with a $24 evening pre-fixe.
  25. Chef Shuffles
    Former Red O Chef Michael Brown Comes Back to CaliThough he earned accolades from The New York Times, the chef is fleeing Alma in Dallas to come home.
  26. Quote of the Day
    Did Hector Camacho Lure Wolfgang Puck to Vegas?He’s not a Lakers fan, but he loves fights.
  27. Puck Plans
    Sonny Sweetman To Head Up Wolfgang Puck at Hotel Bel-AirAfter running his own restaurant in Baltimore, the chef became a local lynchpin of Puck’s corporate catering division.
  28. Trimmings
    An Early Look at Wolfgang Puck at Hotel Bel-AirThe space looks like WP24, but with light winning over darkness this time.
  29. Quote of the Day
    But Has He Ever Gotten Burned?When Wolfgang Puck cooks, it’s business time.
  30. Puck Plans
    Puck Gets Picked To Do The Cooking at Hotel Bel AirA smart move that could pique the interest of both old-timers and a new generation of moneybags.
  31. Slideshow
    A View of The Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival LaunchThe event, which found Ludo chatting about his new twins and Morimoto hamming it up, had a pre-taped blessing from Wolfgang Puck to take over for his 30-year-old AWFF.
  32. Puck Tales
    Wolfgang Puck Won’t Participate in AWFF 2011The chef announces a split with the massive fundraiser he started 29 years ago.
  33. House Mix
    Wolfgang Puck Wishes He Could Cook for Another (Dead) WolfgangThe chef says he’d cook for Mozart, but he’d totally expect a symphony to come out of it.
  34. Lawsuits
    Wolfgang Puck Sued by Server for Age DiscriminationA middle-aged waiter is wounded after Cut fires him.
  35. Quote of the Day
    Was It the Egg That Did It?Lady Gaga has another fan.
  36. Mediavore
    Top Ten Airport Restaurants; Mice Terrorists Invade Pennsylvanian Pizza ShopsLAX’s Encounter restaurant gets a nod, while a pizza shop owner is accused of terrorizing his competition.
  37. The Oscars
    Puck and Ludo Both Spun Sole for the StarsThe two chefs show that sustainability isn’t as big of a concern this year as it was when ‘The Cove’ won Best Documentary.
  38. Closings
    Wolfgang Puck Is Closing His Takeout Joint at Macy’sThe Wolfgang Puck Express is getting replaced by something Japanese/Korean.
  39. Openings
    The Puck Finally Stops HereDon’t expect Spago on Broad Street, but there could be a smoked salmon and caviar pizza in your future.
  40. Besties
    We’re Number Five! We’re Number Five!Why L.A. is the fifth best restaurant city in the country.
  41. Oh Sherry
    How the Food World Feels About S. Irene Virbila’s Outing“No one deserves to be treated like that. Restaurants should affirm our humanity, not deny it,” tweets chef Daniel Patterson.
  42. Mediavore
    Jamie Oliver Tops The Charts; Home Bars Are Huge AgainThe chef’s recipe book is the fastest selling non-fiction book is history, while drinkers set-up their own safe-havens back at home.
  43. Video Feed
    Thomas Keller, Roland Passot, David Kinch Wax Adoringly About San FranciscoA video poem from In the Mo about our fair city.
  44. Marcus Samuelsson
    Marcus Samuelsson Cooks in L.A., Loves Mozza, Korean Food, and Of Course, AnimalThe New York chef cooked at the SLS Hotel and dishes on what he loves about the city.
  45. The Other Critics
    WP24 Charms Gold, But Not With Its Chinese; Virbila Swoons for CleoL.A. Weekly finds Puck’s luxury sky-scraping restaurant hit or miss, while L.A. Times is content with The Redbury’s trendy Hollywood scene.
  46. Oh Sherry!
    Here Comes a Chez Jay Regular To Set S. Irene Virbila StraightFabio Viviani and Wolfgang Puck might have let her get away with worse, but tried-and-true customers of a Santa Monica legend will not stand for their dive to be “dissed.”
  47. Beef
    Providence To Be Targeted By Animal Protection & Rescue League TonightThe protesters are angry over a foie-stuffed duck dish at Michael Cimarusti’s Bocuse d’Or fundraiser.
  48. Chef Shuffles
    Chef Sara Johannes Joins WP24Stephen Pyles might have exaggerated the exciting news.
  49. Mediavore
    Giada and John Mayer Deny Canoodling; Spaceland Will Close in MarchA Silver Lake institution will be scrapped for a dance club, while the Food Network star shoots down a rumored tryst with a rock star.
  50. Slideshows
    First Look at Shaka Shack, Coming Soon From Former Wolfgang Puck Chef LisaThe chef has a storied resume, but here it’s all Hawaiian-kissed burgers.
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