“It’s not Top Cilantro”…

For those of you who watched Top Chef season 5, you’ll recall Fabio Viviani‘s famous line: “this is Top Chef, not Top Scallop” (referring to Jamie’s lack of variety after making her umpteenth scallop dish). I had the chance to meet Fabio this weekend at the inaugural Gig Harbor Wine and Food Festival.

And during our first encounter at one of the tasting booths, Fabio mentioned that he hates cilantro¬†and I smartly replied, “same here, it’s not Top Cilantro after all.” Yeah…not quite as funny when I say it…

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