Passover Seder Dinner

By Admin | April 18, 2011

passover 2010

Tonight is the first night of Passover. At the Passover Seder, families gather around the dinner table to read the Haggadah, learning about the Exodus of the Jews from Egypt. Read More


Cairo, Egypt

By Admin | April 14, 2011

Photographer: Charlie Grosso

Photographer: Charlie Grosso

Food And People By Charlie Grosso

“Wok the Dog” is a long term photographic series that examines the commerce of meat, the market place around the world. Read More


Baba Ganoush

By mahir | February 18, 2011

By Editors

Difficult to pronounce and even more difficult to (politely) eat, baba ganoush is popular across the Middle East, especially in Egypt. Made from eggplant, baba ganoush typically accompanies flatbread or pita. Similar to Read More



By mahir | February 17, 2011

Vibrant Street Markets

By Marcus Samuelsson

It’s been incredible to watch history in the making, seeing new images, hearing the latest news coming out of Egypt every day. Read More


Top 5 Egyptian Food Facts

By mahir | February 1, 2011

Vibrant street markets when normal

A lot has been going on in Egypt these days.  It’s a time of civil unrest, and my heart goes out to those in Egypt during the turmoil.  As a food lover, I relate to people through food in good times and bad, Read More


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About The Team

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. strives to create conversations about food, nutrition, culture, art, and design. We want to find Read More


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
Marc Burger