Action Bronson

Action Bronson's Hawaiian Getaway

Action curates a barbecue for surfers, plays a show in Honolulu, visits poke purveyor Kahuku Superette, and then whips up some amazing dishes of his own.
Action Bronson

New Year's Eve Is Hell for Restaurant Workers

We spoke to a commis-chef at a London restaurant to find out what it’s really like behind a stove on the biggest social night of the year, missing out while their friends trip balls and body-shot their way into the New Year.

A Woman Chugged an Entire Bottle of Cognac Rather than Give It to Airport Security

This Chinese woman was stopped in Beijing for having a bottle of Cognac in her carry-on. What else could she do but pound the entire bottle on the spot? But then, of course, she wasn't feeling so good.
Alex Swerdloff

Why It Will Be Hard to Find a Baguette in Paris This Month

If you happen to be visiting Paris this month, pack a sleeve of Ritz crackers. Because the pickings of <i>le pain</i> may be painfully slim indeed.
Alex Swerdloff
food safety

The Taiwanese Sandwiches That Sparked A Food Craze Are Now Banned In Hong Kong

Described as “addictive,” “fluffy,” and “delicious,” they were all the rage—the cronuts of Taiwan, if you will—until 72 people ended up getting sick after eating them.
Alex Swerdloff

The UN Really Wants You to Vacation in an Abandoned Meat Factory

Nothing says fun in the sun quite like the guarantee of tetanus and a metric shit-ton of disgruntled cow ghosts.
Alex Swerdloff