February 4, 2016

Why Does Jim Meehan of NYC’s PDT Love the Birdy Shaker?

by Umami Mart Staff

We just got a new cobbler shaker in the shop – the Birdy CS500! It’s got a cool sounding name and a sleek, sexy design that helps chill drinks and prevents watery cocktails. But we were completely sold on the Birdy after our friend Jim Meehan of beloved NYC speakeasy, Please Don’t Tell (PDT), gave it his stamp […]

April 1, 2013

Culinography: Morimoto (NYC)

by Erin Gleeson

“Tramin” sashimi. Chef Douglas Kim for Morimoto NYC. Photograph by Erin Gleeson. 

January 18, 2010

Gramercy Tavern & Park Avenue Winter = Awesome Program at Japan Society (NYC)

by Moto Yamamoto

I’ve been putting together quite a few programs on food this season, and another GREAT one is coming up. Gramercy Tavern executive chef Mike Anthony, as well as Park Avenue Winter Craig Koketsu will be speaking about Japanese ingredients on Tuesday February 2. They are some of the hottest chefs (dot dot dot) in New […]

January 13, 2010

James Beard House Exhibit (NYC)

by Erin Gleeson

I am happy to announce that my exhibit at the James Beard House featuring 20 of my photos, is now up through the end of February. The James Beard Foundation is a non-profit culinary organization based in NYC, which resides inside the late James Beard’s Greenwich Village brownstone. I have had the honor to photograph […]

December 2, 2009

Hungry Filmmakers Event (NYC)

by Erin Gleeson

I plan on going to this event on Dec. 15. It’s only $10! Plus the proceeds go to Just Food, an organization I love. Hungry Filmmakers EventTuesday, Dec 15 7:00pat Jimmy’s No. 4343 E. 7th Street, NYC Hungry Filmmakers is a film screening event featuring the efforts of food-conscious filmmakers. On December 15, excerpts of […]