Monthly Archives: October 2012

StarChefs ICC 2012 – Day Three Overview

The final day of each StarChef ICC is always bittersweet. It’s a power-packed day of demos, workshops, competition finals and great food and drink, but then it is over for another year. Unfortunately, for the final day, my team was […]

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StarChefs ICC 2012 – Day Two Overview

The second day of the ICC tends to be the busiest. Presenters, attendees and sponsors have settled in and the Congress is in full swing. This year’s ICC was no exception. It began at 9AM and finished with the ever […]

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StarChefs ICC 2012 Day Two – Photos of People

Day Two of the recent StarChefs ICC had plenty more going on, culminating in the StarChefs Cocktail Party at the end of the day. Where else can one have a cocktail made by Dave Wondrich in one hand and one […]

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StarChefs ICC 2012 Day One – Photos of People

StarChefs ICC is a blast on many levels. One of the most compelling is the people attending, whether presenters, contestants or attendees. If you were at the StarChefs ICC this year, you may very well see yourself in these photos […]

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Sunday Photo – Chinatown (NY) Fish Market

Before I had traveled anywhere outside of the United States, I became fascinated by food markets just walking along Canal Street and side streets like Mulberry, Mott and others in New York City’s Chinatown. They had then and still have […]

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StarChefs ICC 2012 – Day 1 Overview

It has become impossible for me to cover the StarChefs ICC by myself. The event has grown and has an awful lot going on. Even with the return of Sarah Gardener, my son L.J. Sconzo and the addition of my […]

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