Originally Posted by PieSusan
Did you see the throwdown with Francois Payard and Bobby Flay? The one where they made buche de noel--Francois Payard's was amazing!!! Bobby keeps going to the maple walnut flavors--he is getting too predictable.
I didn't see that. I love Francois and he makes amazing pastry. I cannot imagine even Bobby having the balls to challenge him. He is SO not a baker. To tell you the truth, I know "Booby Flea" from New York chef circles, and find him on the obnoxious side. I prefer to NOT watch him on TV.