Miniaturize Me

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (5)

  • Jay: A good panna cotta, if it sets right, is meant to wobble like a woman's breasts. I share that with you in the interest of general knowledge. Kelly: Is that true? Jay: It's true.

  • Gael: (on Michael's basil gelato) I don't like lawn cuttings in my dessert.

  • Female Customer: (laughingly, after Michael asks her to help plate his dessert) You have to work to earn your keep around these parts! Is this cheating? I think this is cheating. Michael: Why is it cheating? Hot women helping me is never cheating! (pauses) Oh, maybe to my wife.

  • Michael: (to a female customer) Hi, how are you? Female Customer: Good, how are you? Michael: Good! If I had a smile like yours I wouldn't have to cook for a living, though.

  • Nils: I wanted to be a musician but having a Reggae band in Sweden didn't work out so well, so I needed to make a living.

Allusions (2)

  • Michael: (teasing Rick) You're like the Johnny Cash of cooking! Michael is alluding to Johnny Cash's penchant for wearing black (earning him the nickname The Man in Black), as Rick does in this episode.

  • This episode's title is a play on the character "Mini Me" played by Verne Troyer from the 1999 hit comedy Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me.