JBF Previews – September ’11-November ’11


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Here are the JBF Dinners for SEPTEMBER-NOVEMBER 2011… HINT: Chef Hooni Kim NOV15!

If you haven’t sign up as a JBF Member yet, you may want to consider it. Here’s why…

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Event – JBF Chefs and Champagne NY honoring Emeril Lagasse JUL23 – we’ll be there (updated)

L: The Chefs, R: One thirsty Master Sommelier

RECAP: Daniel Boulud is a troublemaker, but you already knew that. :) Chefs and Champagne kicked off in a monster tent in the Hamptons w/ Mercedes Benz automobiles sprawled all over the lawn. Over 40 Chefs were on hand to present their culinary creations. The winners? Without a doubt, the Beef Kebab w/ Chipotle Mayo from Chef Jehangir Mehta of Mehtaphor and Graffiti fame. We had a Cougariffic time! PICS HERE

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JBF Previews – August ’11-October ’11


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Here are the JBF Dinners for AUGUST-OCTOBER 2011… If you haven’t sign up as a JBF Member yet, you may want to consider it. Here’s why…

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Event – 2011 Summer ‘Plate to Gate’ PopUps


Yao’s Dragon Beard Candy is back! (while supplies last)


We were tipped off by our friend Lisa T. that they are back on Canal & Bowery from 11am-7pm. 6pcs/$3. Totally Old School! Edjumacate yoself!

JBF Previews – July ’11-September ’11


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Here are the JBF Dinners for JULY-SEPTEMBER 2011… If you haven’t sign up as a JBF Member yet, you may want to consider it. Here’s why…

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JBF Previews – June ’11-August ’11


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Here are our noteworthy picks for JBF JUNE-AUGUST 2011… If you haven’t sign up as a JBF Member yet, you may want to consider it. Here’s why…

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Events – JBF LTD Daytime at Chelsea Market – APR12-MAY14 2011

The Daily Specials

In addition to the nightly dinners, during the day JBF LTD will serve up a café-style lunch (prepared and sold by Great Performances) with a side of interesting, entertaining, and delicious programming (with the help of Food Network, Cooking Channel, and our other premium partners). The space will be open daily (except Mondays) from 11 am to 4 pm, with regularly scheduled programs starting at 2:30 pm. There will also be tastings, giveaways, merchandise to buy, and more. Now onwards w/ the daytime schedule…

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Behind-the-Scenes of the JBF Awards, Ungaro’s response to Bourdain’s Criticisms

 

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Chefs gonna be winning!

Thx to ForkintheRoad for this…

​April showers bring May flowers, but also the James Beard Foundation Awards! The second week in May will celebrate the country’s best chefs (and journalists and writers) and is a big ole party of who’s who in the industry. Wanting to take a peek behind the curtain of what goes into hosting such a crazy event, we contacted James Beard Foundation President Susan Ungaro to learn more about the process of putting on an event. Continue reading

Event – JBF BiAnnual Cookbook Sale APR16

 

Saturday, 4/16 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.; members enter at 9:30 a.m.

Pick up some new ideas for spring cooking at The James Beard Foundation’s Biannual Cookbook Sale. More than a thousand new and used books will sell for $1 to $20. Expect to see perennial favorites such as Authentic Mexican by Rick Bayless and The Flavor Bible by Karen Page and Andrew Dornenburg. The James Beard House, 167 W. 12th St. (near Seventh Ave.); 212-627-1111 ext. 552 or jamesbeard.org