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I Idolize Alton Brown

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    Best Pancake Recipe Ever...

    He is awesome and I love the science he puts into it.  He knows his stuff and I love the show. And I love to use his recipe for pancakes, no boxed mixes for me again.    
    shuttermagic shuttermagic 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 30, 2008

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    Food Guru...

    He understands the basic chemistry underlying food science, and knows the basics. From there, one can create anything!...He's also skilled at conveying this information, making it interesting and easy... He IS the Food Network Star!!!
    allycat419 allycat419 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2008

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    He Got My Interested In Cooking

    I had no culinary skills at all. I watched a few episodes of good eats and started experimenting.The way he presents everything is accessible to anyone,yet after watching him you are an expert on whatever the episode's subject was.It doesn't matter if you never cooked or...
    BondoTeamRed BondoTeamRed 18-21 1 Response Dec 4, 2008

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    Teach Me, O Great Food-nerd....

    Even though his recipes are too heavy on the salt sometimes (BACK OFF, fellow fans) AND they don't always seem to have been thoroughly tested....I still hang on Alton's every word as he cooks....if he'd been my science teacher back when, I might actually have LEARNED something...
    MaMegabyte MaMegabyte 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 6, 2008

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    Alton Brown Is Amazing, He ...

    Alton Brown is amazing, he actually uses science to teach cooking, which I think is really very cool.  He makes me want to cook because he has explained why I need to take the time to make it right.  I love that.
    wbblynch wbblynch 31-35 1 Response Jul 10, 2008

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    No More Broken Yolks!!

    I love how his show isn't really about the recipes, it's about teaching you how to cook.  I watched a show where he spent half of it debating the merits of gas or charcoal grills.  I am forever indebted to Alton for teaching me how to flip eggs with the pan.  I can...
    somewhatlost somewhatlost 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 4, 2008

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    A Scientific Yet Intuitive Approach to Culinary Creativity

    On Good Eats, Alton Brown has deconstructed all manner of classic and/or common foods, putting them back together in his superpractical way, much to the benefit of all of us.  He approaches each project from his own unique perspective, all...
    Jurgen Jurgen 36-40 1 Response Oct 13, 2008

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    Awesome Alton

    good eats is the best show on the food network! not only does it offer great food info and delicious recipes, but it's so entertaining. alton brown is the greatest! he knows his stuff inside and out, and his way of conveying the message is unique, clever, and just plain fun. and...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 28, 2008

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    My Dream Job

    What can I say.  I'm a science geek, and I love to cook.  Of course I like watching Alton Brown.  I almost always learn something watching his show.   :-)  E. Bunbury
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M 4 Responses May 12, 2008

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    I Blame Dh

     LOL  I do!  It was he that originally turned me onto Good Eats.  Admittedly, it took awhile for AB to grow on me, but I love him!  Not only is he entertaining to watch, but his recipes are great!  Mmmmmm... He has a more down to earth approach to...
    asIAM asIAM 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2008

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    Yo

    Alton is the bomb, yo. I love when he comes over to my house and shows me how to cook w/ all his charts and sock puppets. I wonder what we will make next?
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 3, 2008

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    This Man Made Me Believe In Homemade Again

    I've watched him make things from pasta to marshmellows all from scratch and it looks so easy and so much better then the store bought kind. I love how he explains why foods cook or create what they do with science diaoramas and skits, including funny characters and pitching in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 8, 2008

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    I'm going to see them May 31st! It's gonna be a great time! :-)
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