So you think that all there is to grilling is throwing some steaks or burners on the grates? Think again. Over on Gourmet Live>, you can check out our Geek's Guide to Grilling as part of our ongoing sponsorship with the App. And since it's the featured article of the week, you don't even need an iPad or iPhone to read it!
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To describe Modernist Cuisine as "a cookbook" is a bit like describing Mount Everest as a hill. With 2,438 pages—3,216 full color photographs and 1.1 million words—Modernist Cuisine will surely be the longest, most thorough examination of food ever published. It hits the market next month with a price tag of $625. The ink alone weighs over 4 pounds—that's about the same as Thomas Keller's entire French Laundry Cookbook.
If you've got an iPad, download the Gourmet Live! app for free and check out this week's Serious Eats article about the crazy world of pizzaioli.
Condé Nast, the publisher of Gourmet, is reviving the brand as an app. You can watch the promo video at live.gourmet.com, but in a nutshell, it looks like they're going to be adding to the existing archives with new content and packaging it all in a slick browsing experience. You'll be able to earn "rewards" (unlock hidden articles) and share the app's recipes, videos, and slideshows across social networks with your friends.