Ready to Rumble

One of the great things about Twitter is learning about events that create experiences centered around great food and talented chefs. On Monday, June 9 we’ll be at Sons of Essex for Culinary Fight Night (CFN), an interactive cooking competition that pairs local chefs against each other in a Vegas-style boxing ring setting. Guests are asked … More Ready to Rumble

Bowery Food Crawl

We always welcome the opportunity to try delicious food, enjoy great hospitality and meet new and interesting people. A few weeks ago, opportunity came knocking as we went on a Bowery Food Crawl courtesy of All the Tastes of New York. Our first stop was Agozar Cuban Bistro Bar where we were greeted by Heather Dolland, … More Bowery Food Crawl

LES Food Tour

Given our love for food and NYC, the Lower East Side Food Tour was the perfect reason to jump on the subway to visit the LES. We were greeted by our tour guide, Dante Mercadante in front of  Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery, the first of many stops on the tour. Check out our slide show … More LES Food Tour

Kitchen Chase

Through our friends at Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP), we’ve learned about many places to eat in NYC.  Café Katja, co-owned by Andrew Chase and Erwin Schröttner, is definitely on our list next time we visit the Lower East Side. We caught up with Andrew to learn more about him: FP:  How did you get your … More Kitchen Chase

Mission Possible

After reading in The New York Times about the highly anticipated opening of Mission Chinese Food on the Lower East Side, we made it our own “mission” to see what the buzz was all about. Having reviewed the menu beforehand, we knew it was going to be different from your everyday Chinese food. It was … More Mission Possible