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Top 5 Famous Chefs in NYC in their Uniforms

famous chefs in NYC
As you know, the classic Chef Uniform is a complex combination of usefulness and profound respect for tradition. Rooted in the decorum of 200-year-old French Cuisine, each part of the uniform has a role to play. The huge toque was meant to keep sweat off your brow and keep you head cool. The double-breasted shirt protects the chef from...

NYSF Alert: New Food Trucks and Carts in Prospect Park !

Prospect Park
  Prospect Park is a beauty. Regarded as Brooklyn’s answer to Central Park, we love every aspect of it. We love its long meadow and Zoo, its large Memorial Arch and paddle boats, its super comfy 3+ miles stretch for running, its dog beach and children’s water park, and of course – its delicious Saturday farmers market. We love their...

5 Tips to Protect Your Restaurant from Embezzlement

Protect your restaurant
Most small businesses have minimal profit margins so when 5% of your revenue is loss to fraud; it represents a significant amount of money that could represent the end of your restaurant. We have to face the fact that despite our denial and high level of trust, when there is opportunity, pressure and rationalization, our employees will steal from...

3 Benefits of Cooking With Clean Water

Cooking With Clean Water
Do you know what is in the water you drink and use for cooking? It comes straight from your tap and has been processed by your local water board; you must assume it is safe to drink. If you are lucky enough to live in NYC then you may feel particularly confident; it is known for having the best tasting...

Exploring The Enormous Benefits Of Healthy Meal Delivery

Healthy Meal Delivery
  Do you happen to live a hectically busy lifestyle? You’re not the only one. Millions of Americans have a difficult time trying to make it from day to day, because their work is consuming. This makes it nearly impossible for these individuals to sit down with their loved ones and share a healthy meal together. The good news is...

We Got a Taste of the US Open: Was it Good as Federer?

US Open
  2017 US OPEN Food Village is a celebration of all your Celebrity Chef Hero’s. Queens is lovely this time of year. Tennis is in Flushing. Every Summer the world watches the best of the best in Tennis and those fortunate to experience this 2 week event will also have some of the best food offered by the best of the...

Festival Alert: The Brew Hop is Back

Brew Hop
Hey there! Remember last year when I said, “If you missed the Brew Hop 5K + Craft Beer Festival held at Randall’s Island Park on Sunday on September 18th (2016) get your running shoes and beer palate ready, and mark your calendar for next year.” Well, the time has come! Are you ready? I’m most definitely ready for the beer,...

Festival Alert: The New York Coffee Festival is Back!

New York Coffee
We can’t start the day without a cup, so we’re definitely going… The New York Coffee Festival, the city’s flagship coffee event, is back on its third consecutive year! The festival will take place this October 13-15 in its new home at the Metropolitan Pavilion (125 West 19th Street). What’s in the works? The producers promise to further expand the festival...

Podcast Alert: “It’s Saturday Night in New York City”

Saturday night in New york city
A new cool podcast is out there, “In The Service”, gutting the good, the bad, and the ugly in the Food and service Industry. "Anyone who’s spent any time as a server, dishwasher, or chef will certainly recognize—perhaps with some fondness—the ordeals cheerfully and humorously recounted here." -The AV Club The podcast showcases the restaurant industry from the perspective of Kath Howells and Clair...

NYSF REVIEW: A Trip Back to Old New York With The Tuck Room

the tuck room
A new review by Tiara Budd   If you ever find yourself venturing down by the South Street Seaport, you should run (not walk) over to the beautifully decorated and chic restaurant The Tuck Room for the ultimate dining experience. Located inside the same building as the iPic theater, The Tuck Room is a place not to be missed. From the...