Thomas Keller and Mickey Mouse hold their hands exactly the same way...what does that mean? The Bocuse d'Or semifinals are on their way in Orlando, kicked off by a slew of celebrity chef judges swilling champagne throughout the day. Eater NY has the report from Day One, which saw half of the eight contestants present their dishes to Keller, Daniel Boulud, Traci des Jardins and the rest. Tomorrow, Top Chef champion Hung Huynh and French Laundry sous chef Timothy Hollingsworth take their turns. [ENY; previously]
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