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Chef Sasha Shor and Tres Carnes –
Unique Texas Smoked Mexican Fare

Saturday, February 15th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Tres Carnes is the brainchild of Chef Sasha Shor whose culinary creativity is delighting people with unique “Texas Smoked Mexican Fare” at her restaurant on

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New American Cuisine in a Landmarked Townhouse

Monday, November 19th, 2012
by on Dining Around

De Santos restaurant is housed in a charming, Landmarked, mid-19th Century West Village townhouse with a rakish history. The building has always been a gathering place

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Móle Cantina: Mexican Family Recipes

Friday, June 22nd, 2012
by on Dining Around

Móle opened on the Upper East Side in March and on each of my three visits it has been packed. It’s easy to see why.

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Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
by on Playing Around

Although Miuccia Prada (born 1949) was not enthusiastic about the idea of comparing and contrasting her ideas and designs with those of another idiosyncratic Italian

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Oscar 2012—An Abundance of Riches

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
by on Playing Around

Billy Crystal is back and so is the excitement. There were so many wonderful films and performances this year, that the 2012 Academy Awards will

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Diego Rivera Murals for The Museum of Modern Art

Thursday, November 10th, 2011
by on Playing Around

What could be more timely in New York City, as the Occupy Wall Street movement grows and expands, than an exhibition of the murals of

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The “New Cuisine” of Mexico:
Part I – Mexico City and Queretero

Monday, October 31st, 2011
by on Living Around

Forget everything you think you know about Mexican food – it’s heavy, it’s fried, it’s fattening – and come with me to discover new, sophisticated

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Oyamel’s “Day of the Dead” Celebration:
Enlightening and Scrumptious

Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
by on Dining Around

Started on October 17th and running through November 2nd, José Andrés’ Oyamel Cocina Mexicana is celebrating the Day of the Dead Mexican tradition. This year’s

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