Category Archives: Events

The New VinEducation

This year marks the beginning of a new phase for me and my company, VinEducation, after many years of hibernation. The new model – a portfolio of several types of food and beverage ventures, with great new adventures still to come. For … Continue reading

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New Year, New Business, New List of Places to Go

In a previous post, I alluded to new beginnings on the horizon – 2013, began not only a new year – it brought a big change to my career. My inner gypsy has taken the reigns once again and VinEducation … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event

 I am happy to announce that next month I will be doing one of my first traveling classes (hoping there will be many more coming soon!). On August 19 I will be on Cape Cod at Chillingsworth Restaurant teaching a … Continue reading

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Levi’s Farm to Table Exhibit

I just returned from a photography exhibit titled “Farm to Table” at the Levi’s (yes, the jeans) Photo Workshop (13 Wooster in SoHo) featuring Chef April Bloomfield of the Breslin, the Spotted Pig, and John Dory. [Don’t miss the affiliated video at … Continue reading

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Chef’s Night Off: Tea and Cheese Tasting

I’m headed to a new tea shop, In Pursuit of Tea (33 Crosby Street between Grand and Broome in SoHo, NYC), this evening to indulge in a bit of delicious education. My friend Melanie, a tea specialist and chef, is … Continue reading

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Culinary Liaisons: Culinaires

I won’t be writing much today, but I do have a very good excuse. Tonight is the James Beard Foundation’s annual Gala Dinner and Auction at the Four Seasons Restaurant, NYC. I will be joining Chef Pascal Beric (master butcher … Continue reading

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New York Taste – What I Did Last Night

Last night marked my third year working the New York Magazine “New York Taste” event at Skylight in Soho with our restaurant L’Ecole. Of all the tasting events we participate in, this is my favorite. For such a high-profile event, it … Continue reading

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