The Piglet

A Bon Appétit Editor Names the Most Important Chef of Our Time

And on Piglet day 8, he adds two restaurant cookbooks to his collection.

March 14, 2019

Andrew Knowlton, Editor-at-Large (and former Restaurant Editor) of Bon Appétit and host of Netflix's The Final Table, knows a thing about cookbooks—his collection is several hundred books deep, and that's after Marie Kondo-ing the heck out of it. We've added two more titles to his collection: The Noma Guide to Fermentation and Shaya, by two illustrious and talented restaurant chefs. Which title will spark the most joy?

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