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The Quotable Andy Ricker

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2012_andy_ricker_thai_Food_123.jpgThe Times notices that a lot of white chefs are cooking Mexican and Asian food these days. Pok Pok NY's Andy Ricker explains how his foreignness helps him learn traditional recipes from Thai chefs: "They know I’m not their competition...They go: ‘You’re white! How the hell can you possibly do this?’ So they get psyched to show me how they make something." [NYT]

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