Back To Bourgogne

Several months ago  I was whisked away from the city to go on a “Escape to Bourgogne” adventure in the Hudson Valley with Bourgogne Wines. To kick off the adventure we boarded a party bus then enjoyed a glass of Crémant de Bourgogne by Gruhier and some wine education.  Not a bad way to kick off the way. It was […]

Saint Joan : Broadway Revival

I’m a huge geek when it comes to Joan of Arc. I feel like she’s my spirit animal. When I got a comp ticket to see Saint Joan  produced by the Manhattan Theatre Company, I couldn’t have been more thrilled. In case you don’t know the story of Joan of Arc: Picture a peasant girl with no military background going […]

Cheese Week 2018: NYC Cheese Adventures

  I had the pleasure of going to a 5 course lunch preview for Cheese Week at Beaubourg in NYC a few weeks ago. The first course was the star of the lunch, a cheese plate pairing from Michelin star Chef Nicolas Abello that included: Savencia Esquirrou Ossau Iraty Au Lait Cru, Fromagerie Henri Hutin Baby Belletoile Triple Creme, Saint […]

Adventure Time

It’s time for some new adventures. I’ve had the pleasure of going on some luxury  press trips around the world, but I feel like it’s time for me to spend some quality time exploring the East Coast and more of Canada. There are so many places in New York I still haven’t been, then Philly and D.C. are blowing up […]

Perrine Chef’s Social Club: Gastronomic Exploration of Tea with Palais des Thés

A few years ago The Pierre Hotel launched the Chef’s Social Club Series to create an interactive dining experience. Recently, the club presented a multi-course dinner featuring Palais des Thés. The Parisian tea company offers all-natural Signature flavored teas (“Les Créations”), pure single-estate teas and exceptional limited edition Grand Crus.  When I entered The Rotunda Room at the 86 year […]