Tasting the stars

Luck was with me a few months ago, as a Twitter exchange with Chef Eric Ripert of Le Bernadin (see below) won me dinner. A very good dinner, let me add.  Yup, I found a photo online of another Le Bernardin, this restaurant in Winston Salem North...

Do you know the muffin man?

I recently won dinner to Le Bernardin (courtesy of a Twitter contest). But then I learned pastry chef Michael Laiskonis was leaving in January 2012, before the date of my awarded reservation. Bummer! I love this guy.  Anyway, this past Sunday I...