Over the weekend a friend asked me to replicate a Montreal-style bagel, the softer cousin to the more dense and jaw breaking type made in New York. This batch was a sourdough version. On my next effort, I'm going for a Jerusalem version… sacred but chaotic. Shalom, Saalam, Peace unto you brother, oy vey!
In the spring of 2007, we reached out to Anthony Bourdain for an interview. By then, Bourdain was established as a...