Suzi's Blog

Bar Cyrk: Where to Drink and Eat on Thomas Street in Tribeca

Thomas Street in Tribeca is narrow and one way. Really just one lane, an amplified alley. At 88 Thomas, between West Broadway and Hudson, there is a new establishment: Bar Cyrk. The inside is perfectly beautiful, an Art Deco hall room flawlessly and exceptionally decorated. The music is old jazz, soft and inviting. The food…

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TBT at De Gustibus with Classic Cookbooks

For 25 years, Cooking by the Book has offered hands-on cooking classes with the best instruction, superb recipes, and exceptional dining. For 35 years, De Gustibus Cooking School at Macy’s Herald Square, has been the culinary stage for world famous chefs and cookbook authors to conduct inspired demonstrations. Cooking by the Book and De Gustibus…

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So Many Recipes, So Little Time

No, I did not blog yesterday on Super Bowl Sunday. Suzen and I were glued to the pre-game and the game and … No, we two diehard Seahawks fans never want to talk about the end of the game. Never ever. But there is plenty to talk about. First, I have a new writing partner,…

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Holiday Wines with Eric Asimov at Cooking by the Book

Eric Asimov has been the chief wine critic for the New York Times for a decade and has a new book, How to Love Wine: A Memoir and Manifesto, ready just in time for our holiday seasons. He's coming to Cooking by the Book on Wednesday, November 19th for a session of tasting and education.…

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