Abigail Kirsch – Exclusive Caterer for Downton Abbey: The Exhbition

The award-winning television series Downton Abbey will be making its way to New York City. Conveniently located in Midtown Manhattan, Downton Abbey: The Exhibition is the perfect location for your upcoming event or holiday party! Available for parties of 75 to 300 guests, we offer formats from cocktail receptions through to elegant three course meals, featuring both modern and Edwardian inspired cuisine. Based on the beloved television show, you and your guests will be transported to Downton Abbey, where the iconic world will come to life. You will be immersed in the fascinating social history, culture, and some of the [...]

By | 2017-11-07T23:09:05+00:00 November 4th, 2017|news|0 Comments

IntoxiKate’s Edible Holiday Gift Guide: Dana Confections’ Calissons

{Dana Confections: For the Food Lover Who Loves Paris} While I’m pretty on top of regional cuisines in the savory field, I’ve got to educate myself a bit more in the sweet realm. And I’m going to start with calissons! This French candy has two layers—a chewy, fruit and almond blend topped with royal French icing. Rachel Dana, owner of Dana Confections, puts her own twist on this traditional sweet, and is one of a handful of confectioners who offer calissons in the US. Plus, she sources most of her ingredients locally, ensuring the freshest ingredients are used to create [...]

By | 2016-12-05T10:16:44+00:00 December 3rd, 2016|eat + drink, entertaining, holiday, sweet|0 Comments

NYC Chocolate Tour

New York City has plenty to offer when it comes to food, events, and history. We’ve got a mecca of culture in our own backyard and sometimes I feel I don’t take advantage of what’s here—both in the city and in the county. I’ve challenged myself to experience a little wanderlust. First up? A NYC Chocolate Tour, courtesy of Great New York Tours. […]

By | 2015-07-13T19:23:06+00:00 July 9th, 2015|westchester|0 Comments

Throw a Royal Event at The New York Palace

When you love food as much as I do, it's hard to find the perfect event space to celebrate a special occasion. While we've got plenty of amazing spaces in our own backyard offering incredible menus (look for a post featuring Westchester event planner Susie Mordoh coming soon...), I couldn't resist accepting an invitation to get a sneak peak at The New York Palace's renovations last night. The event, hosted in the enormous Towers Royal Suite (living room picture above) was an incredible event space, perfect for that lavish bridal or baby shower. Want to throw a Royal Event at [...]

By | 2013-07-17T18:38:46+00:00 July 17th, 2013|entertaining|1 Comment