Last week's survey on Food Network shows generated a lot of action
. At last count there were 419 votes and 78 comments. It was quite an education for us!
Of the shows listed in the survey, Ina Garten's Barefoot Contessa
won, by a long shot. However, it is evident by the comments that Alton Brown's Good Eats
is a very popular show, despite it not being on the list (we'll have to check with our friends at FN about that.) The Rachael Ray
controversy continued, and a resounding cry against Semi-Homemade with Sandra Lee
was heard throughout the blog.
Interestingly, many readers shared their preference for cooking shows that air on PBS
, such as America's Test Kitchen
, and Mark Bittman's How to Cook Everything