Mr. Food passes away at 81

Posted at 1:43 PM, Nov 21, 2012
and last updated 2012-11-21 13:43:33-05

Mr. Food, the wildly popular television chef, who for years appeared on stations across the country, is dead.

Many people never knew his real name - it was Art Ginsburg.

He died this morning at his home in Florida, during a struggle with pancreatic cancer.

Mr. Food was featured on NewsChannel 3 for a number of years, with his signature sign-off, "ooh - it's so good."

Mr. Food, Art Ginsburg, was 81 years old.