OKO LAUNCHES WEEKDAY LUNCH AND TO-GO OPTIONS FOR ITS JAPANESE INSPIRED CUISINE

Westport, Conn. – OKO, Chef Brian Lewis’ latest restaurant offering Japanese inspired cuisine in the historic Vigilant Hose Company Firehouse at 6 Wilton Road in Westport, Connecticut, is launching weekday lunch service and to-go options on Wednesday, November 7. The restaurant, which opened in April 2018, showcases Chef Brian Lewis’ innovative take on traditional Japanese cuisine and sushi, in a lively and charming atmosphere. Lunch will be available Wednesday – Friday from 11:30am-2:30pm and will feature a daily lunch-specific menu for this new service. Options will include Hand Rolls, Bento Boxes, Nigiri Sushi meals featuring 5x pieces of Nigiri Sushi [...]

By | 2018-11-08T17:01:34+00:00 November 8th, 2018|restaurant news|0 Comments

Through the Lens: A Veterans Photography Show

To honor the men and women who have served – and are serving – our country, we are offering free admission to veterans and current active-duty military throughout the month of November. Additionally, all Aquarium guests can enjoy a display of gorgeous photographs by – and sometimes of – veterans, in a gallery show curated by the Veteran Artist Program (VAP). Our “Through the Lens: A Veterans Photography Show,” will feature 60 large color and black-and-white photographs taken by – and of – veterans. A non-profit organization, the Veteran Artist Program takes artists who are also veterans and propels their [...]

By | 2018-11-07T17:14:07+00:00 November 7th, 2018|203Events|0 Comments

Home for the Holidays at Bloomingdales White Plains

Home for the Holidays at Bloomingdales White Plains Saturday, November 17th from 1:00-4:00 PM **Free Event but please RSVP below** Join us for a holiday event catered to the host and hostess. Whether you're a newlywed, bride-to-be, or on deck to host Thanksgiving, let us take care of your holiday needs—from decor to dessert and everything in between. Meet me at The Registry located on the fourth floor, where we will be joined by some of my favorite local friends including Graze New York, Cathy's Specialty Biscotti Company, LLC, Chocolations, Anna Artuso's Pastry Shop, and more! Wine will be provided [...]

By | 2018-11-08T09:00:25+00:00 November 6th, 2018|eat + drink|0 Comments

IntoxiKate Dim Sum Brunch at Sambal in Irvington

Join me for a very special Dim Sum Brunch Saturday, October 27th at 12 PM at Sambal Thai & Malaysian in Irvington. Our brunch begins with some of Sambal's new brunch menu items, including Shrimp Shumai, Pork Momos, Pan Fried Chicken Dumplings, Veggie Potstickers, Lamb Murtabak, and more! Our main course features Thai Fried Rice, Basil Fried Rice, Pad Thai, Green Curry Shrimp, Chili Garlic Potatoes, and Beef and Broccoli. Dessert includes favorites like Thai Rice Pudding and Mango Mousse. Drinks included Mimosa, Bloody Mary, Beer, Wine, and Thai Iced Tea. PURCHASE TICKETS $40 per person, including gratuity and [...]

By | 2018-10-08T00:04:29+00:00 October 8th, 2018|brunch, cocktails, eat + drink, savory, sweet, westchester|0 Comments

10/16: Clase Azul Tequila Dinner @ Evaritos

Evaritos Presents Our First Tequila Dinner When: Tuesday 10/16/2018 Time: 7:00 PM Tickets: $85.00 (not including tax or gratuity - if you buy tickets through eventbrite total price includes both) PURCHASE TICKETS Tequila & Food Menu: Two amuse-bouche with welcoming cocktails 1st course: Clase Azul Reposado La milpa en los altos: Squash, Epazote infused hominy , Crab Jocoque, chorizo crumbs, Smoked cactus, Cascabel pepper "red soil" 2nd course: Clase Azul Anejo Carne en su jugo Wood grilled Rib eye, Bacon Chochoyotas, serrano Local Mushrooms, Tomatillo, Canario beans, chiles toreados, Au Jus. Third Course: Clase Azul Mezcal Corderos de Villa Slow [...]

By | 2018-09-23T23:28:11+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|203Events|0 Comments

11/30: Paula Abdul @ The Wall Street Theater

PAULA ABDUL FRI · NOVEMBER 30, 2018 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm (event ends at 11:00 pm) $40.00 - $300.00 A two-time Emmy Award winner, Grammy Award winner, American Music Award winner, and multi-platinum recording artist, Paula Abdul has been entertaining her fans for years as a singer, songwriter, dancer, choreographer, television personality, actress, producer and entrepreneur. This fall, Abdul will headline her first solo tour in over 25+ years where she will hit over 26 cities in the US. As one of America’s pop music pioneers, this headlining tour will showcase Abdul’s legacy as one the most [...]

By | 2018-09-22T19:12:13+00:00 September 22nd, 2018|203Events|0 Comments

09/29: 3 STITCHES IN TIME

Three masterpieces: Arvo Pärt’s Fratres speaks of the struggle between the moment and eternity. Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, forgotten for decades until its 1844 revival. Sibelius’s Symphony No. 5 is a piece that the composer rewrote several times to create “a form, more down-to-earth, more vivid.” 3 STITCHES IN TIME Saturday 29 Sep 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Norwalk Concert Hall 125 East Avenue Norwalk, CT 06851 Featuring Violin Soloist Francisco Fullana

By | 2018-09-22T18:28:23+00:00 September 22nd, 2018|203Events|0 Comments

BBQ and Beats at Bobby Q’s Cue & Co

For Bobby LeRose, it first started with a “Beef and a Half Sandwich”—a pound of thinly-sliced brisket piled high on a piece of white bread. He was with his father-in-law in Kansas City, experiencing his first taste of Gates Bar-B-Q, and his whole concept of barbecue changed. He became “crazy obsessed.” Fast forward twenty years later. LeRose is the owner of Bobby Q’s Pit Stop in Greenwich, CT—where you can get his coveted menu options to go—and Bobby Q’s Cue & Co. in Norwalk, CT, where you’ll want to hang for a while. Here it is very clear that, In [...]

YONKERS BREWING CO. WINS GOLD

YONKERS BREWING CO. WINS GOLD The Local Brewing Company Was Awarded a Gold Medal at This Year’s U.S. Open Beer Championship July 11th, 2018, YONKERS, NY – Yonkers Brewing Co.’s 914 Vienna Lager took home the gold medal at the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship in the Vienna category. The Ohio-based competition—the only one to include beers from professional breweries and award-winning home-brewers, and includes judges from England, Canada, and the United States—announced the winners July 9th. 914 Vienna Lager (5.3% ABV) features a fresh, full-bodied malt profile, with toasted and very lightly-roasted grain flavors for a subdued hop. It [...]

By | 2018-07-20T00:30:17+00:00 July 20th, 2018|news|0 Comments

THIS FRIDAY: IntoxiKate hosts Podcast Party at The Spread

Fork This Podcast Party at The Spread Hosted by IntoxiKate Kate Schlientz Friday, June 15th from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Spread: 18 West Putnam Avenue, Greenwich, Connecticut 06830 Ain't no part-ay like a podcast part-ay! Check out Fork This with IntoxiKate LIVE at The Spread's newest location in Greenwich. The day kicks off with lunch and a broadcast interview with Chef Carlos Baez, Andrey F Cortes, Shawn Longyear, Chris Hickey, and Christopher Rasile. The party continues, where we'll enjoy happy hour specials—like beef sliders, raw oysters, and margaritas—all day long until 7 PM. RSVP here and feel free to [...]