Paula Deen Rides Things; Nicolas Cantrel Stays On at Beaumarchais


Greg Grossman, the 15-year-old who started cooking at the age of nine, will be at the helm of Alan Philips’ next Feast pop-up, running from March 10 to 12. The theme will be “Pop Art.”
[Grub Street]

Michael Psilakis is no longer the executive chef at Eos in Miami’s Viceroy hotel. No replacement has been named.

In case you haven’t heard, there’s a Tumblr called Paula Deen Riding Things that features the Food Network star riding everything from an ostrich to Golden Girl Estelle Getty.

Traci Des Jardins, Tom Colicchio, and Ming Tsai will host the James Beard Awards together this year.
[Grub Street]

Nicolas Cantrel of Bistro Bagatelle, which closed and will reopen as Brasserie Beaumarchais, is staying on as the chef.
[Diner’s Journal]