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The Frugal Gourmet - where is he now?


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The Frugal Gourmet - where is he now?

Sherri | Sep 3, 2005 02:13 PM

I'm tidying bookshelves and high on a shelf some dusty books caught my eye. One was a paperback pamphlet authored by Jeff Smith in the 70s when he was a university chaplain in Washington state. Remember Jeff Smith, AKA the Frugal Gourmet? This Methodist minister-turned TV foodie personality disappeared from public view after allegations of sexual abuse came to light some years ago. I dimly remember something about an upcoming trial and then, nothing. Does anyone know what really happened in this saga? Where is he now?

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