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Stewart and Eight Chefs from Connecticut and New York to be Honored at Opening Night Master Chef Wine Gala on September 20; Festival Ambassador Chefs Return to Join in the Celebration Friday and Saturday The Greenwich Wine + Food Festival presented by PepsiCo today announced the Serendipity 2019 Most Innovative Chefs – eight Connecticut and New York chefs recognized for their creativity, passion and expertise in culinary arts, as well as their local community efforts. This year’s class includes: Pasquale Abbatiello (Southern Table, Pleasantville, NY) Matt Aita (Little Beet, Greenwich, CT and New York, NY) Aaron Bautista (F.I.S.H Restaurant, Stamford, [...]

By | 2019-09-14T23:37:52+00:00 September 14th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Seven Top Chefs from Across the Hudson Valley will Curate Gourmet Meal for Charity

WMCHealth’s Master Chefs of the Hudson Valley Dinner Returns to the CIA Seven Master Chefs from across the Hudson Valley will prepare a culinary masterpiece using locally sourced ingredients on September 28 when Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) presents its third annual dinner and wine pairing event at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park. Each year the event grows in popularity as more and more people discover this delightful evening where renowned chefs prepare a magnificent meal featuring world-class wines and a multi-course farm to table menu. Proceeds from the event will go to support WMCHealth Network’s [...]

By | 2019-09-14T23:32:07+00:00 September 14th, 2019|news|0 Comments

Westchester Magazine Highlights IntoxiKate’s Eating for Orange

Big thank you to Gina Valentino, of Westchester Magazine, for coming to the Eating for Orange Kick-Off Party and writing an amazingly supportive article about this collaborative marketing effort supporting Feeding Westchester. "In a county as affluent as Westchester, it’s hard to believe that anyone could be hungry. But according to Feeding Westchester, formerly Food Bank for Westchester, one in five county residents (which accounts to some 200,000) is food insecure. To raise awareness during Hunger Action Month each September, local food blogger Kate Schlientz (founder of IntoxiKate) kicks off the Eating for Orange campaign, now in its third year, in collaboration with Feeding [...]

By | 2019-09-09T21:16:51+00:00 September 9th, 2019|eat + drink, IntoxiKate, restaurant news|0 Comments

Third Annual “IntoxiKate’s Eating for Orange” during Hunger Action Month

Kate Schlientz teams up with Feeding Westchester and 30+ Restaurants to take a bite out of hunger during IntoxiKate's Eating for Orange, the month-long event this September. Go orange this September by enjoying orange-flavored and orange-colored dishes at your favorite eateries! The third annual IntoxiKate’s Eating for Orange starts September 1st with 30+ restaurants collaborating on their social media platforms for one goal—to raise awareness and educate the community on the 200,000 people in Westchester County who are hungry or food insecure. Restaurants from Yonkers to Chappaqua to Port Chester and beyond participate by selecting an orange dish off their menu or by [...]

IntoxiKate Mentioned in Westchester Magazine’s 914 Inc.

I was recently contacted by a writer from Westchester Magazine's 914 Inc. and ask about blogging as a business. The article—written by Liz Colombini—recently published online and I found myself in good company, with SimplybySimone, Jennaafromtheblog, Babygotchat, and EmmaWestchester also highlighted.   Click here to read the article, "Can Blogging Really Be a Legitimate Business?" online. (Thanks, Liz!)   IntoxiKate: Girl of My Dreams When I started IntoxiKate over five years ago, it was to help cover some of the news, events, and chefs that may be missed with looming print deadlines. I wanted to create something that would showcase all the things I loved [...]

By | 2019-07-06T21:05:26+00:00 July 6th, 2019|eat + drink, IntoxiKate, westchester|0 Comments

Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Festival Burger & Beer Blast 2019

Summer’s Best Block party returns to Kensico Dam Plaza with everyone’s favorite summer evening, Burger & Beer Blast 2019. A signature event during Westchester Magazine’s Wine & Food Festival, Burger & Beer Blast takes place Thursday, June 6th from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and features some of the County’s juiciest burgers. The competition will be fierce as ticket holders vote for their preferred burger throughout the evening and at night’s end, one restaurant will receive the Heineken Light Best Burger Award. New this year will be the first-ever Judges Choice Award. A celebrity judges’ panel comprised of radio host [...]

By | 2019-05-23T20:17:14+00:00 May 23rd, 2019|news, westchester|0 Comments

Westchester Magazine Wine & Food Festival Brings Together Top Restaurants, Chefs, Wines and Much More

More than 100 restaurants and food trucks and over 150 types of wines, beers and spirits will fill six days of fantastic food and fun during the 9th Annual Westchester Magazine Wine & Food Festival. The festival draws more than 7,000 people from across the New York Metro area including New York City, Westchester County, Long Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut. For 2019, Westchester Magazine is gearing up to present the biggest and best Wine & Food Festival yet, with favorites like the Burger & Beer Blast and the Grand Tasting Village joining a notable newcomer this year, the Food [...]

By | 2019-05-23T19:55:48+00:00 May 23rd, 2019|news, westchester|0 Comments

City Limits Diner Celebrates 25 Years in Business

White Plains local neighborhood restaurant City Limits Diner is excited to celebrate a milestone anniversary of 25 years in business, this coming May! A community favorite known for its made-from-scratch dishes and family-friendly atmosphere, City Limits Diner will revel 25 years of business with a philanthropic celebration, kicking off May 1. All month long, City Limits Diner will be selling raffle tickets to restaurant patrons in order to raise money for two local organizations, Feeding Westchester, a local non-profit organization dedicated to ending hunger throughout the county, and Family Services of West Chester, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing county [...]

By | 2019-05-23T19:47:35+00:00 May 20th, 2019|news|0 Comments

2019 ArtsBash Scheduled for May 16 at ArtsWestchester

ArtsWestchester’s Biggest House Party of the Year Returns May 16 Featuring Over 20 Top Chefs and Restaurants Celebrating the Arts at ArtsBash ArtsBash Events Feature Creative Cuisine, Open Artist Studios, “Modern Families” Photo Exhibit, and Kids Arts Activities as Part of Annual Celebration of the Arts WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 1, 2019) – Join ArtsWestchester’s biggest house party of the year and enjoy an evening of food, fun and art featuring Chef David DiBari, Restaurateur John Crabtree, “Restaurant Hunter” Rob Petrone and over 20 of the area’s hottest restaurants as they come together for this year’s ArtsBash party on Thursday, [...]

By | 2019-05-03T10:04:38+00:00 May 5th, 2019|news, westchester|0 Comments

Cinco de Mayo Cocktail Recipes

If you're a follower of IntoxiKate, you know I'm a huge tequila fan. So when Tres Agaves reached out to share Cinco de Mayo cocktail recipes from some of the best mixologists in NYC, I was all about sharing (just in time for this weekend)! Whether you are Derby-ing it up this weekend or celebrating with a fiesta at home, here's a roundup of recipes I think you'll love.   Cinco de Mayo Cocktail Recipes Ginger Margarita Andrew Booth, Director of Food and Beverage of La Central NYC Ingredients: 1.5oz Organic Tres Agaves Organic Blanco Tequila .5oz Freshly squeezed ginger [...]

By | 2019-05-03T00:15:56+00:00 May 3rd, 2019|cocktails, eat + drink, holiday|0 Comments