Haute Plates - May 2017

Creole Tomatoes: Festival and Sauce

The 31st annual French Market Creole Tomato Festival takes place on June 10-11 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., with food booths, cooking demonstrations, music and activities for kids. There’s also a tomato eating contest and the various food booths will…

Regrets

When I describe what sort of food writing I do, I tend to joke that it’s a tough job having to visit new restaurants, but someone’s got to do it. The truth is I’m very fortunate that I’m able to…

Home is Where the Hearth Is

One of my favorite things about New York City is the diversity of food available. There are more than 20 million people in the greater New York area, and a lot of them were born in other countries. There are…