National Waffle Day: Cheesy Mashed Potato Waffle

Celebrate National Waffle Day in Harlem on August 24th, 2017 by creating the ultimate Belgian waffle. Whether it’s a thick and crisp Belgian or the chewier Liège, waffles pair excellently with almost any topping. Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson: Midsummer Strawberry Cream Cake Recipe

Recipe by Patrice Johnson

Even better than the aquavit during Swedish Midsommar celebrations is traditional Strawberry Cream Cake: a celebration of the berries just as they peak. Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson: Whole-Wheat Vegan Chocolate Avocado Cake Recipe

Recipe by Lindsay Hunt

Finally it’s spring, and what better way to celebrate than with a brightly colored cake?When the trees are bursting with flowers, it challenges me to up the ante with my baking to match the beauty around me. Continue Reading →

The President’s Kitchen Cabinet, From The Washington’s To Clinton’s To The Obama’s

James Beard award–winning author Adrian Miller vividly tells the stories of the African Americans who worked in the presidential food service as chefs, personal cooks, butlers, stewards, and servers for every First Family since George and Martha Washington. Continue Reading →