sylvia’s harlem


Thank You, Sylvia

By Marcus Samuelsson | July 20, 2012

Sylvia Woods

I first met Sylvia about 15 years ago when she was being honored by the Black Culinarian Alliance at Tavern on the Green. Her words that day inspired me to want to move to Harlem and become part of this vibrant community. From the first day we opened Red Rooster, down the block from Sylvia’s, this iconic and gracious woman and her family were right there next to us, always providing us with support and encouragement.  Read More


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