Omnivore - Daily Hash 12-3-12: TODAY: Thomas Keller book signing at Aria, man arrested for deep fried gun, and more

Jewish gangsters get cooking in "Bubala Please."

You can keep your fancy food processor, the mortar and pestle have been gettin' it done since the Stone Age.

Famed chef Thomas Keller (French Laundry, Per Se, Ad Hoc) will make an appearance at Aria today to celebrate the release of his fifth book, Bouchon Bakery, which features recipes from the bakery's five locations in California, New York and Las Vegas. Purchase tickets here.

Probably shouldn't try this at home: Gun goes off in Las Vegas restaurant after it was thrown into a deep fryer.

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