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Scenes from a “Yes, Chef” Summer

By Marcus Samuelsson | September 5, 2012

As I settle back into my routine here in Harlem, I am still in awe of all the people I met and the experiences I had while on the road promoting, “Yes, Chef”. While I expected it to be exciting and full of adventure, I never expected it to be as exhausting and as fulfilling Read More

Skillet Corn
Recipes

Say So Long to Summer with Skillet Corn

By Carla F. Williams | August 29, 2012

The grande dame of Southern cooking, the late Edna Lewis declared summertime to be nothing without boiled corn. Taking it one step further, summertime is nothing without corn, period. Juicy and sweet, this is the time when corn is at its peak. You don’t hear much about it, but corn rocks our bodies, too.

zuchinni fusilli
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Summer Fusilli with Zucchini Recipe

By Joanne Bruno | August 27, 2012

We’re reaching that time of year where you’re either totally fed up with zucchini and summer squash and bemoaning the fact that you have to think of new ways to cook them at least until after labor day (ugh how imposing can they be!). Or you’re already mourning their sure-to-be imminent disappearance from the farmer’s Read More

Photo by Marnely Rodriguez-Murray
DinnerMeatPasta &GrainsSides

Couscous & Linguica Summer Salad

By Marnely Rodriguez-Murray | August 3, 2012

This summer, beat the heat with a refreshing salad that not only will satisfy your hunger, but is full of fresh flavors and sweet (long awaited!) summer corn. Layered with crispy linguiça sausage, it’s the perfect salad to bring to barbeques and summer potlucks, to counteract the mayonnaise-laden salads that will be on the table. What’s linguiça Read More

Photo by Marnely Rodriguez-Murray
DinnerMeatPasta &GrainsSides

Couscous & Linguica Summer Salad

By Marnely Rodriguez-Murray | August 3, 2012

This summer, beat the heat with a refreshing salad that not only will satisfy your hunger, but is full of fresh flavors and sweet (long awaited!) summer corn. Layered with crispy linguiça sausage, it’s the perfect salad to bring to barbeques and summer potlucks, to counteract the mayonnaise-laden salads that will be on the table. What’s linguiça Read More

Photo Courtesy of Jules:stonesoup
DinnerVegetarian

Raw Zucchini Summer Salad Recipe

By Allana Mortell | July 26, 2012

Anytime the temperature scorches above 75 degrees and you’re in the kitchen cooking, the last thing you want to do is crank up the oven or turn on the stove. However, without the use of sauteing, roasting or even boiling, the options for dinner slightly decrease. In order to spice things up in the kitchen, Read More

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Glad Midsommar! A Look at the Foods of Midsummer

By Sanaz Lemoine | June 22, 2012

This weekend is the celebration of Midsummer in Sweden, but Swedes from all over the world participate in the festivities. A tribute to the longest day of the year, the day is filled with good food, music, dancing around the maypole and other activities. Midsummer is an occasion of great gatherings–and a good start of Read More

Swedish Midsummer celebration flags in Battery Park City.
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Spend Swedish Midsummer with the Rooster Crew

By Marcus Samuelsson | June 21, 2012

Every kid in Sweden, every adult, everybody has a story from Midsummer. When you’re a kid you dance with your parents around the tree, when you’re a teenager that’s when you met all the girls, and as an adult that’s when you go to all the parties. Every summer, droves of Gothenburg residents would head Read More

DJ Qool Marv in Asciano, Italy
PlaylistsWho To Know

Sounds of Summer: DJ Qool Marv’s Playlist

By MarcusSamuelsson.com | June 20, 2012

He has some serious street cred for being one of the world’s greatest spinners of disco/boogie/funk/soul/house music and is considered the DJ’s DJ. Who are we talking about? DJ Qool Marv and he’s giving us his list of his favorite summertime hits. A little old school and a lot of talent, DJ Marv will also Read More

Photo:  Ed Yourdon
What To Do

NYC’s Must-Do Summer Events

By MarcusSamuelsson.com | June 13, 2012

The City seems to come alive when the first heat waves enter the air. Everyone sheds their winter clothes, put their bodies into fifth gear and head out to the NYC streets and parks to shake off their cabin fever. Thankfully, there are more than enough events and happenings going on throughout the 5 boroughs Read More

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Whether it’s finding the best goat tacos in LA, spotting a well-worn vintage bag in Sweden, or interviewing the “crab man” selling seafood on a corner in Harlem, we tell stories seen from Chef Marcus Samuelsson‘s point of view. MarcusSamuelsson.com strives to create conversations about food, nutrition, culture, art, and design. We want to find Read More

Restaurants

Streetbird Rotisserie
Marcus’ Bermuda
Eatery Social Taqueria
Red Rooster Harlem
Ginny’s Supper Club
Uptown Brasserie
American Table Cafe and Bar
Kitchen and Table
American Table Brasserie and Bar
Norda
Marc Burger