Did you know that rising-star chef and altogether hip dude Danny Bowien's first TV experience was on Martha's show? Read on to find out more about this super-interesting guy.
Danny Bowien has had a restaurant in NYC for only a year and a half, but in that short time he's taken the town. Prior to that, the Oklahoma native took San Francisco with a pop-up restaurant also called Mission Chinese. There's always a line outside both restaurants, the wait made easier by a keg of beer and the easygoing spirit that pervades everything he does. Winning the James Beard Rising Star Chef award this year gave him the public recognition of what the food world already knew, this young chef is one to watch. We caught up with him after he was a guest on Martha's Sirius XM radio show.
We know Martha has eaten at Mission Chinese, were you surprised when she came?
I think she's eaten at both of the restaurants. In San Francisco, it's