Valentine’s Day

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By The Numbers: Valentine’s Day

By Mac Malikowski | February 12, 2013

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Unless you’ve been living under a giant box of chocolate, you’re probably aware that this Thursday is Valentine’s Day (It’s something like the 1,515th time civilization will be doing this). Whether alone, with your love interest or in a very modern group setting (Valenfriend’s Day?), you will surely find yourself involved, at least in some capacity.  Read More


7 Perfect Valentine’s Day Gifts for a Foodie

By admin | February 10, 2012

Photo: ulterior epicure

Photo: ulterior epicure

By: Michele Wolfson

Is your loved one a foodie at heart? Nothing says “I love you” more than delicious artisan foods. It’s been said that love is blind, but your sense of taste stays intact no matter how head-over-heels you are. Take it from a foodie like me: there is nothing that screams romance better than opening up package of fair-trade chocolate or even decadent, creamy artisan cheese.

Indulge the object of your affection with tantalizing treats. Here is a gift-giving guide for 7 perfect Valentine’s Day Gifts to give to a foodie Read More


The 4th Annual Chocolate Day At The Morris-Jumel Mansion

By admin | February 9, 2012

Photo: artizone

Photo: artizone

If you are looking for a really fun way to celebrate Valentine’s Day this weekend, be sure to check out The 4th Annual Chocolate Day: The Mystery of Chocolate at the Morris-Jumel Mansion on Saturday, February 11th, 3:00 PM-5:00 PM. An event devoted to chocolate on Valentine’s Day weekend is the perfect occasion to taste the holiday’s trademark food in one of the city’s oldest freestanding mansions in our very own neighborhood of Harlem.

MJM invites everyone to join them in discovering the mystery of chocolate in their masquerade ball where history will come to life as you encounter the ladies of the house who will tell you about their intriguing lives. Learn about the role of chocolate in the days of George Washington and then decorate your own cupcakes. This is both an educational and delicious experience. Read More


Cuddle Up at Red Rooster on Valentine’s Day

By admin | January 30, 2012

Red Rooster

Looking for a place to cozy up with your loved one on Valentine’s Day? Well look no further than at Red Rooster Harlem. Instead of heading to the ever-crowded Down or Mid-town restaurant scene, why not head uptown with your sweetie for a Harlem-festive V-Day! That night Red Rooster will feature a vast Valentine’s Day Prix Fixe Menu with selections that will guarantee to please any date!

On Tuesday, February 14th Red Rooster will feature a special Valentine’s Day menu that will help spread love in the air. Read More


The Valentine’s Day Experience

By mahir | February 10, 2011

By Jason Bell

Besides greeting cards, food is an essential part of the Valentine’s Day experience. From chocolate to all sorts of sumptuous desserts, delicious food makes Valentine’s Day a festive and romantic experience. There’s so much more to Valentine’s Day cuisine, however, than just a heart shaped chocolate box. Read More


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