Guy Fieri’s New Barbecue Restaurant; Dangerously Strong Coffee

September 1, 2016

Six things to know today

Happy almost-Friday. In today’s food news: Guy Fieri is expanding his Donkey Sauce-slathered restaurant empire; Pharrell gets into the gourmet foods game; the ingredients chefs can’t live without; what Kanye West drinks backstage; and more.

— Your favorite spiky-haired talking head is opening another restaurant: Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse hits downtown Louisville on September 10. No menu has surfaced yet, but in the words of Fieri, expect out-of-bounds barbecue that’ll take you to Flavortown… or something.

Which ingredients are indispensable for the world’s top chefs? April Bloomfield says anchovies, while Marco Pierre White requires plenty