Anthony Bourdain enjoys hard-boiled eggs as for final meal as Parts Unknown airs posthumous episode

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Anthony Bourdain's last Parts Unknown episode saw him eat a plate of hard-boiled eggs in a friend's New York apartment as the show aired a posthumous edition Sunday night.

The late chef died in June after he took his own life and the CNN program that took him all over the world to explore the food of various cultures came to a close in his home city with an appearance from Blondie's Debby Harry too.

Musician - Painter - John - Lurie - Plate

As his musician and painter friend John Lurie served him a plate of the plain food staple, Bourdain shared how despite his unique culinary experience, the protein-packed bite is perhaps the best.

'I am grateful and honored,' Bourdain said in what ended up being his final fare on the program. 'Eggs, the perfect food.'

Show - Journey - Episode - Time - Viewers

While the show would usually close with a voice-over recapping his journey from the episode, this time around viewers were treated to something different.

In its twelfth season Parts Unknown chose a finale pieced together with a montage accompanied by the Johnny Thunders track You Can't Put Your Arms Around a Memory.

Realization - Bourdain - Passing - Cut - Screen

The realization of Bourdain's passing is emphasized with a harsh cut to black screen.

Bourdain's final episode wasn't focused on food but some of the spots he visits include Max Fish, Emillio's Ballato, John's of 12th Street and El Castillo de Jagua.

Diner - Veselka - B - H - Dairy

He also stops by Ukrainian diner Veselka, B&H Dairy for matzo ball soup, Ray’s Candy Store for the egg creams...
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