Category Archives: New York City

behind the scenes with Marc Forgione and a giveaway

Note this drawing is now closed. I’ve been counting the days until April 29th for a while now. The first cookbook by Iron Chef Marc Forgione (cleverly titled Marc Forgione) was a long time in the works. The photo shoot … Continue reading

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Cook-Out NYC 2012

Last year I went to a food truck event on Governors Island. The line for the ferry was hundreds of people long, but I decided to wait it out. When I finally got to the free-admission event, every one of … Continue reading

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dinner parties done right?

I have a few friends working for cool-sounding start-up companies, but when they get down to explaining the concept behind the business, I bet sometimes I’m making a very perplexed expression on my face. In fact I probably did that … Continue reading

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so good, but how gluten-free are they?

My blog isn’t known for being controversial, but this is a hot topic lately, ever since Domino’s announced they were offering a gluten-free pizza crust. I feel great now that I’m gluten-free, better than ever actually, but I was never … Continue reading

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summer street eats (gluten-free style)

One of the many great things about New York City in the summertime is that we have so many food festivals — Smorgasburg, DeKalb Market, New Amsterdam Market, Hester Street Fair. If you know me in real life, then you’ve … Continue reading

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