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“A woman on my plane started screaming, ‘It’s John, it’s John! “I looked around to see who it was, and so did everyone else. ’ ” “Sometimes it’s really great and sometimes it’s not so great,” Waxman says of all the attention.“The other day I took my son to the movies, and when I went to the bathroom, a guy in the next urinal leaned over and said, ‘Hey, aren’t you Jonathan Waxman?Last month at the New York Food and Wine Festival’s Burger Bash, women dressed in short skirts and leather were looking for meat — and not just the kind that comes nestled in a potato bun.“We thought boys, burgers and beers, in that order,” said Shanna N., a 31-year-old visiting from Miami who declined to give her name for professional reasons.Then, 20 minutes after the restaurant closed, the woman returned, alone.
At a New York Food & Wine Festival dinner prepared by James Beard Award-winning Spotted Pig chef April Bloomfield and Dirt Candy’s Amanda Cohen last month, a table of young attendees made no bones about their intense interest in Bloomfield. Not only is she attractive, but her food is so creative,” gushed Dana Salvatore, a 25-year-old producer.
“We have an open kitchen, and people start shaking and get overtaken with emotion that I am actually here. I am a chef and work in the kitchen,” says Marc Forgione, who has an eponymous restaurant and American Cut steakhouse in Tribeca, and won the Food Network’s “The Next Iron Chef” in 2010.
“I didn’t realize how many people watch this.” Even relatively low-profile fine-dining chefs like Gabriel Kreuther, the former chef at the Modern who just opened his own eponymous restaurant by Bryant Park, are dealing with the frenzy.
“It’s my absolute goal to meet a chef; I’ve tried on Tinder.” Some women aren’t just buying tickets to events with their kitchen gods and goddesses, they’re really putting themselves out there.
John Daley, the 36-year-old tattooed sashimi whiz behind the Lower East Side’s Sushi Ko, recalls a young woman who sat at the sushi bar one night.
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It was only guys like Jean-Georges [Vongerichten] or [David] Bouley or Rocco Di Spirito who partied with models,” he says.