David Chang visits Montreal with comedian Aziz Ansari for a taste of their famous fried bolony sandwiches. Though the focus of the episode is various guests experiencing a culture through a meal, the highlight of this episode preview is a patron mistaking Aziz for a different Indian comedian. It reminded us of how by our society generalizing people so much into groups that we are prone to mistake others identity so easily and with confidence.
From ramen to rotting bananas, Copenhagen to Kansas City, and pork buns to golf clubs, PBS’s new series The Mind of a Chefcombines travel, cooking, history, science, and humor into an unforgettable journey. Join executive producer and narrator Anthony Bourdain as he takes viewers inside the mind of noted Korean-American chef and restaurateur David Chang. “The Mind of a Chefis a reinvention of a travel-cooking show,” says Bourdain. “This season we go inside the kitchen, the world, and the mind of chef David Chang. This show is a chance to explore that mind in all its tangled glory.”