Don’t miss the Sixth annual Whole Foods Market new Taste of the Upper West Side featuring many DessertBuzz Favorites such as Jean-Georges, Dovetail, Sugar and Plumm, Sarabeth’s and Momofuku Milk Bark.
Check out the lineup for the opening event on Wednesday, May 29th – The Soirée in the Park–A cocktail event celebrating Theodore Roosevelt Park in Central Park –one of New York City’s treasures. With 100% of the proceeds benefiting the Park, occasion will have live music and feature champagne and hors d’oeuvres by chefs John Fraser (Dovetail), Maria Loi (Loi) and Cesare Casella (Salumeria Rosi Parmacotta).
On Friday, May 31, 2013 the Comfort Classics event will take place with host Adam Richman. More than 40 of the Upper West Side’s most innovative chefs will present soul-satisfying classics and new takes on old favorites.
On Friday May 18th is the return Comfort Classics, co-hosted once again by Travel Channel’s Adam Richman and joined by fellow Travel Channel extreme foodie and new co-host, Andrew Zimmern. The food consists of original bites inspired by classic dishes from 35 chefs including Ditch Plains’ Marc Murphy, Sarabeth’s Sarabeth Levine and many more.
On Saturday, June 1, The Best of the West event (our personal favorite due to the high end plated desserts that are usually served) takes place, highlighting the best of the Upper West Side culinary scene. This year 40 celebrated chefs and restaurateurs will offer dishes. Hosted by Gail Simmons (Top Chef Judge and Food & Wine’s Special Project’s Director).
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