Tag Archives: Francis Derby

Holiday Cheer at The Cannibal at Gotham Market West

I make no secret that I enjoy a good, well made cocktail now and again. I enjoy creating them myself and I enjoy the work of others.. Typically, that means a hand crafted beverage, put together a la minute. Last […]

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Guts and Glory – StarChefs’ ICC 2013 Day Two

The second day of the StarChefs ICC has everything that the first day has, but it also has the cocktail party at the end of the day as well as a variety of top notch cocktails available throughout the day. […]

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Sam Mason’s Greatest Hits at Aldea

Sam Mason first came to my attention when he opened WD-50 with Wylie Dufresne. At the time Sam was the pastry chef and was combining savory elements into his desserts in amazing ways, blurring the lines between them, […]

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