You might be surprised to know these things about Anthony Bourdain!
Anthony Bourdain was not only a celebrity chef, he was also a best-selling author and television personality. He first came to the public’s notice with his forthright book, “Kitchen Confidential”.
In it, he was shockingly candid and spoke openly of his struggles with both heroin and crack cocaine addiction. He also battled other forms of dependency, alcohol being one of them. And because he was so open and honest, he became a dark hero to many.
He showed us that life is not always perfect or the way you expect it should be. He told stories of his life exactly as he had experienced it, the good, bad and unexpected.
His unabashed opinion gained him respect in the culinary world and legions of fans across the globe. Basically, Anthony said whatever the f*ck he believed. And like he had once said, he was not afraid of being a fool.
He gave you his no-nonsense opinion, like it or not. And, judging by his success, a lot liked it.
So, come with us as we take a look at ten things that you should know about one of the finest chefs of this generation. He will be greatly missed.
Anthony won 8 Emmys and had 23 nominations for his successful shows!