Hot Dog Taste Test (Hardcover)
"The stupidest, funniest book I've read in a long time. One of Hanawalt's rules for making things is 'execute dumb ideas beautifully' and oh man does she deliver." - Vivian— From Vivian's Staff Picks
The new book from the James Beard Award-winning cartoonist and designer/producer of Netflix's Bojack Horseman
"Frankly speaking, you should get off your buns and go buy this book -- you'll relish it."--Amy Sedaris
"Hot Dog Taste Test roasts food obsession in its many forms with a sometimes gross, sometimes charming collection of watercolors, sketches and comics."--Lucy Feldman, Wall Street Journal
" Hot Dog Taste Test is] hilarious and at times breathtakingly inventive."--Graeme Macmillan, Wired
"Hanawalt's art balances the somber and the playful... and her] hybrids make use of the estrangement between human and animal."--Chris Randle, The Guardian
Hot Dog Taste Test serves up Lisa Hanawalt's devastatingly funny comics, saliva-stimulating art, and deliciously screwball lists as she skewers the pomposities of foodie subculture. From the James Beard Award-winning cartoonist and production designer/producer of Bojack Horseman, Hot Dog Taste Test dishes out five-star laughs as Hanawalt keenly muses on pop culture, relationships, and the animal in all of us.
About the Author
Lisa Hanawalt is an artist living in Los Angeles and is the production designer/producer of the Netflix original series Bojack Horseman. Hanawalt has worked on illustrations, book covers, animations, comics, murals, and textile patterns, and exhibits her work in galleries. She writes and draws a James Beard Award-winning quarterly food column for Lucky Peach magazine, and cohosts the podcast Baby Geniuses with the comedian Emily Heller. Her first collection with Drawn & Quarterly was 2013's critically acclaimed My Dirty Dumb Eyes.