It is, in fact, getting hot in here. Probably because Round 1, Day 1 of Eater's Hottest Chef in America competition continues. Right now: chef John-Carlos Kuramoto of Michael's in Santa Monica and Brian Walczyk of Brave Horse Tavern in Seattle. Vote here:
Note: Poll closes at 1 PM EST, Wed Feb 22nd. To keep track of the Hottest Chef competition, see the brackets.