Necessity is the engine that has driven all great cuisine throughout history.
While the dumbass aristrocracy was gorging themselves on filet minion and lobster, the masses had to learn how to cook. How to take a chunk of neck or shank and to turn it into something magical.
And over pots of steaming economy cuts, they planned a revolution. - A.Bourdain
From one of the No Reservations episodes. I wrote this down in my notebook a couple months ago when I heard him say this. Just reread it and wanted to share with you all. Love.
My friend just sent me this acoustic version. Seriously. Yeah, seriously.