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BITE: My Journal
August 3, 2015
Matsui O Tempura
I persist, neophiliac that I am, drawn to a privileged...
July 27, 2015
Hampton Forks
I debated a fishwich versus a burger but I’d...
July 13, 2015
The Vine
How could Laurent Tourondel open a restaurant without...
July 6, 2015
Where I’m Eating Now
Here’s where I’m eating right now, just for fun, because...
June 29, 2015
Four Seasons Farewell
Quite suddenly, it’s become one of the hottest restaurants...

Short Order
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July 8, 2015 | Short Order
Penny Baird’s degree in child psychology prepared her to be an intuitive interior decorator
Dreamhome is not only a source for ideas to steal, it’s also a roschach test of how a top interior decorator thinks.

June 5, 2015 | Short Order
Chef’s Connection hopes nine training days will lead to a lifelong career.
Veteran food photographer Alan Batt AKA “Battman” hits craigslist to recruit chef hopefuls and give them a new career path…

May 18, 2015 | Short Order
Richie Notar has found his Harlem real estate on 125th Street.
Notar will partner with Dwight Henry, a star of “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” to launch Mr. Henry’s Bakery next door.

April 15, 2015 | Short Order
Andre Soltner Fixes Jacques Torres’ Crêpes.
In summer a chocolatier’s thoughts turn to ice cream.

April 13, 2015 | Short Order
Masters Then and Now. Join me at HarlemEatUp!
Harlem Champion Bill Clinton joins Mayor, Manhattan Borough President and Festival movers Marcus Samuelsson, Tren’Ness Woods Black and Herb Karlitz.

February 11, 2015 | Short Order
Irish beef, not mad anymore, hopes to stampede the locals…
Ireland’s Bord Bia woos local restaurateurs and carnivores with Gallic cows and a two-star Michelin Chef...

February 9, 2015 | Short Order
Brigadeiro Bakery longs to launch a Brazilian “cronut”
Mariana Vieira hopes a classic Brazilian sweet can become a local addiction.

January 23, 2015 | Short Order
Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks Turns the Page
For our Heroine an Unexpected Nasty Blow Leads to A Secret Garden

January 19, 2015 | Short Order
Is Ristorante Rosi for sale? Everything is for sale, says Cesare Casella.
Salumeria Rosi could be for sale too, says the ex-pat from Lucca.

January 14, 2015 | Short Order
You Say Batata, I Say, Yes Please
Authentic Israeli cuisine wakes up a quiet corner of Brooklyn.

January 9, 2015 | Short Order
Popovers Deflate As Chef Laurent Tourondel Moves Across Town
Arlington Club Owners admit they lost Offended UES locals but not Chef-Partner Laurent –“He’s Still Our Partner.”

December 17, 2014 | Short Order
Sugar Couture Queen opens shop in East Williamsburg
It’s not kale, but if it’s by Penny Stankiewicz, I’ll take a Bite.

December 10, 2014 | Short Order
Columbus Circle Holiday Market Beckons
A gift for everyone and snacks in between to keep warm.

November 5, 2014 | Short Order
Maison Kayser Upper West Side
Yogurt and green power juices are no excuse for a classic breakfast for this Marathon Runner.

September 22, 2014 | Short Order
New treasures for sale on The Accidental Bag Lady.
Unique and rare vintage bags from my six-decade collection.

September 18, 2014 | Short Order
Garment District Gets its Own Food Bazaar
Joining the ranks of Madison Square Eats and Broadway Bites, Garment District Eats runs along Broadway from 39th to 41st Streets. By Ana Lopez

September 15, 2014 | Short Order
Raaka Chocolate
Raaka Virgin Chocolate Opens in Red Hook factory.

September 8, 2014 | Short Order
Top NYC Chefs launch Sweet September, dedicating desserts to Citymeals
Starting today an order of Fat Boy Chocolate Cake or Make My Cake cupcakes helps send a meal to a frail shut-in.

September 6, 2014 | Short Order
Madison Square Eats
The bustling pop-up food market returns for round two.

August 25, 2014 | Short Order
Hazen
“I couldn’t see the tunnel to see the light at the end of the tunnel,” says the longtime kitchen veteran.

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