Category French (Contemporary)

In the Garden of Jeanne and Gaston NYC

I was recently invited to meet Chef Claude Godard in the garden of Jeanne & Gaston.  Some of you may have read my blog post on the Press Dinner that I attended a few weeks ago at Jeanne & Gaston.  The restaurant serves both classic Bourgogne dishes and  contemporary French dishes. I love the food […]

Table Verte – the only French Vegetarian restaurant in NYC

This post is no longer valid.  This restaurant, sadly, closed as of Dec 2013.  RIP Table Verte….. ——————– French and vegetarian?  Yes, that is what Table Verte (Green Table??) is.  It’s a (relatively) new vegetarian restaurant in the East Village / Alphabet City area providing more vegetarian options to NYC.  Table Verte offers vegetarian, vegan, and […]

Jeanne and Gaston – a contemporary French restaurant

A week spent in Paris and the Loire Valley makes me no expert to talk about French food on this blog (and no, living in NYC with amazing French restaurants do not count, because I do not visit them often), but if the Association of Maitres Cuisinier de France invites a Chef to be Maitre […]