Dining With Miss Lil At Harlem EatUp Festival In Morningside Park

By Lil Nickelson

The last day of the 4th Annual Harlem EatUp Festival, May 20th, 2018 was centered around outdoor events at Morningside Park (112th Street and Manhattan Avenue) called The Harlem Stroll. Continue Reading →

NBC 4 NY, Telemundo 47 And Stop & Shop Team Up To Deliver Meals From Harlem To Hollis

Securing 1.9 million meals for local families in need and restocking eight local food banks with more than 240 tons of needed non-perishable goods, NBC 4 New York and Telemundo 47 announced the final results for their second annual Feeding Our Families / Alimentando a Nuestras Familias food drive on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Continue Reading →

Chef Marcus Samuelsson, Daniel Boulud And Beth Shapiro Deliver Citymeals On Wheels In Harlem

Earlier today April 25, 2018, Chef Daniel Boulud (Restaurant DANIEL and Citymeals Board of Directors Co-President), Chef Marcus Samuelsson (Red Rooster Harlem and Marcus B&P) and Beth Shapiro (Executive Director, Citymeals on Wheels)… Continue Reading →

Join The Seventh Annual Food & Drink Boulevard On Harlem’s Restaurant Row

On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m., the Frederick Douglass Boulevard Alliance (FDBA) will hold its Seventh annual Food & Drink Boulevard event along Harlem’s Restaurant Row. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Hustle & Soul is What WE-TV Wants It to Be

By Lil Nickelson

On Monday, March 19th, 2018 I stopped by the 2nd floor of the Andaz Hotel located across the street from the 42nd Street public library for the premiere event for the new season of Hustle & Soul on WE-TV. Continue Reading →

Jimmy’s Chicken Shack Harlem, NY 1930-1980’s

Jimmy’s Chicken Shack, was a famous eatery and jazz spot frequented by Malcolm X and comedian John Elroy Sanford, known as Redd Foxx (below) located at  763 St. Nicholas Avenue, between West 148th and 149th Streets, in Harlem, NY.

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Top Chef’s Adrienne Cheatham Just Got Married And Starting A Pop-Up Series In Harlem

Bravo reports that this St. Patrick’s Day was extra-lucky for Adrienne Cheatham. The Top Chef Season 15 runner-up married fiancé Stephen Bailey in New Orleans on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Continue Reading →

Bouchon Bakery & Cafe’s Croque Madame (And How You Can Make It) From Harlem To Hollis

From Harlem to Harare, the Croque Madame, a French café staple, is the ideal quick, savory lunch, and some even say it is the perfect hangover cure. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: NYWCA Dynamic Women in Food Media Event

By Lil Nickelson

On Monday, March 5th, 2018 the New York Women’s Culinary Alliance (“NYWCA”) held its 8th Annual Stories & Advice event titled “Dynamic Women in Food Media” on the 3rd floor at The Institute of Culinary Education located at 225 Liberty Street in lower Manhattan from 6 pm to 9 pm. Continue Reading →

Patricia Greenberg, “The Fitness Gourmet” To Teach At Our Lady of Lourdes In Harlem

Twenty eight 5th grade students will participate in a healthy eating class aimed at teaching students how to prepare nutritious foods such as a black bean, corn, and red pepper salad; bell peppers stuffed with tuna salad; and blueberry cream filled strawberries. Continue Reading →