Foodie Fight! The Answers

  • Which fish has the highest fat content – Chilean sea bass, halibut or catfish?

                            Chilean Sea Bass

  • True or False: A rich chocolate dessert should be paired with a wine of greater sweetness, such as French Sauternes, or the wine may taste thin and bitter?

                             True 

  • What American artist is known for his paintings of cakes and pies?

                             Wayne Thiebaud

  • When do you not raise your glass during a toast?

                             When you’re the one being toasted

  • What chef’s trick will hold a cutting board steady, or keep a mixing bowl from traveling, when both hands are busy pouring and stirring?

                             Place the cutting board or bowl on a dampened side (or dish) towel

  • How many minutes past the slated time will a restaurant reservation be honored – about 10 to 15 minutes, 20 to 25 minutes, or 30 to 35 minutes?

                             10 to 15 minutes

Thanks to Hotchef, Amy and Jennifer, who left comments on my original post and, among them, nailed the answers.  

Dorie Greenspan

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