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Taste Talks Brings Out “All-Star” to BBQ

Taste Talks Brings Out “All-Star” to BBQ

With a full slate of activity at Taste Talks 2014, Sunday's "All-Star BBQ" was the weekend's undeniable highlight, showcasing some of New York City's most inspired culinary masters collaborating on inventive dishes for the seemingly endless [...]

Second Annual Taste of Gramercy Returns in Style

Second Annual Taste of Gramercy Returns in Style

For the second consecutive year, the finest restaurants in Gramercy partnered together for the betterment of the neighborhood as Saturday afternoon's "Taste of Gramercy" would emanate on Irving place. [...]

Taste Talks Kicks Off with Chicken & Waffles

Taste Talks Kicks Off with Chicken & Waffles

Taste Talks 2014, the weekend long Brooklyn festival with panels, conferences and food tastings kicked Saturday morning off with a 'Chicken and Waffles Brunch' in Williamsburg. [...]

Sweet Tea City’s ‘BBQ Tailgate,’ Back at Boat Basin

Sweet Tea City’s ‘BBQ Tailgate,’ Back at Boat Basin

Saturday afternoon, the folks at Sweet Tea City brought their "BBQ Tailgate" series back to the Upper West Side's Boat Basin Cafe with the help of unlimited beers and Brother Jimmy's BBQ. [...]

Men of ‘Meat’ Talk LaFrieda with Alex Guarnaschelli at 92Y

Men of ‘Meat’ Talk LaFrieda with Alex Guarnaschelli at 92Y

Pat LaFrieda Jr., Sr. and cousin and President Mark Pastore were joined by television personality and famed New York City Chef at Butter Alex Guarnaschelli for an introspective look at the country's most highly [...]

Slicing Swine at Pig Island 2014

Slicing Swine at Pig Island 2014

25 different chefs descended upon the Erie Basin Park Waterfront in Red Hook Brooklyn for a five hour afternoon of eating and drinking in celebration of all things pig. It was Saturday and it was [...]

‘BBQ to Braai’ Brings South Africa to New York City

‘BBQ to Braai’ Brings South Africa to New York City

In conjuction with local nonprofit organization Edible Schoolyard, the collective Wines of South Africa organization brought dozens upon dozens of fine regional wines together Thursday night for a comprehensive tasting event entitled "From BBW to Braai" [...]

Walter Thurmond Foundation Launches at Shadow Boxers

Walter Thurmond Foundation Launches at Shadow Boxers

Shadow Boxers, New York City's newest upscale sports bar, was the place to be on Friday night as New York Giants defensive back (and recent LocalBozo.com interviewee) Walter Thurmond III launched The Walter Thurmond Foundation for [...]

Chile Wines Wage ‘Bar War’ at Villain of Williamsburg

Chile Wines Wage ‘Bar War’ at Villain of Williamsburg

The Wine Bar War brought a collection of a few hundred guests to sample some delicious Chilean wines, pose for ridiculous photos and more importantly, choose their favorite wine bar- with the winning team being whisked [...]

Toasting Summertime, ‘Oysters & Wine’ at Brooklyn Winery

Toasting Summertime, ‘Oysters & Wine’ at Brooklyn Winery

Brooklyn Winery's naturally lit atrium space was filled to capacity Wednesday night, surrounded by buckets of ice, empty oyster shells and a sea of wine corks as the ornately decorated room would host a sold out [...]