Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes

Enjoy the top 51 famous quotes, sayings and quotations by Geoffrey Zakarian.

Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes

Everyone could use instructions on every aspect of cooking: pantry, storage, refrigeration, cooking, what to buy. Everyone that I come into contact with could use help.
— Geoffrey Zakarian —

Confit is not something that comes to mind for summer. Usually it means duck confit, made by cooking the legs and thighs in duck fat to preserve them for winter.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

Days off are few and far between in the restaurant business. But on an hour off, I like to have a glass of wine with my wife.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

There's a point of no return when you're cooking tomatoes. A little too much heat, a little too long in the pot, and you lose that sense of fresh ripeness that makes tomatoes so great.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

I still have the 'New York Post' delivered because it's so garrulous and nasty and wonderful when you read it in print. Some things just don't translate online.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

I was shocked when they told me congratulations, you won, that's the good news. Then the bad news is that you have six battles next week. That was a bit of a shocker. I was exhausted. And I had Chopped shooting that same week. I didn't have a sous chef lined up; I thought that was bad karma to try to think ahead. So I scrambled. I scrambled the jets, took off and we bombed our target. I think it's gone well.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

I like old fashioned things. We have these old wine buckets at the restaurant and none of them match.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

My mother's blueberry pie from scratch was amazing. I still make it today.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

If you give a discount there's a desperation there and I like to substitute desperation with service and real quality. And the desperation goes away.

— Geoffrey Zakarian

Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Geoffrey Zakarian quotes? Click on image of Geoffrey Zakarian quotes to view full size.

Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes Pictures 1
Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes Pictures 2
Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes Pictures 3
Geoffrey Zakarian Quotes Pictures 4