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New York Culinary Events

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Find out about New York food festivals, special dinners and more with GAYOT's culinary events calendar. For even more updates, check out the latest NYC Restaurant News.


November 25-December 31
Various NYC bars will host Miracle®, a Christmas-themed bar, from November 25th through December. Guests can enjoy holiday-themed cocktails in a festive setting. Previous offerings have included the Christmas Carol Barrel with aged rum, Aquavit, Amaro, pumpkin pie, demerara syrup, lime, vanilla and Angostura bitters. For more information, visit the official website.
December 3
The oyster has a very special, historic place in New York's gastronomic lore. Learn all about it with oyster farmers and experts at Oysters 101: The Secrets NYC’s Bivalves Harbor at the Brooklyn Historical Society (6:30 p.m.-8 p.m.). See ticket details here. Oysters 101: The Secrets NYC’s Bivalves Harbor, Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St., Brooklyn, NY 11201, no phone.
December 8
Welcome this year’s holiday season at Fruit and Grain: Beer and Cider Festival hosted by Laurent Tourondel Hospitality at Second in the Kimpton Hotel Eventi. The event will feature 60 producers, brewers and distillers from New York State. Food will be available for purchase and La Colombe Nitro Draft Lattes will be poured complimentary. Discover more information here.
December 16
The 11th Annual Latke Festival at Brooklyn Museum (200 Eastern Pkwy.) celebrates the best and most creative potato pancakes in New York City while benefiting The Sylvia Center. Ring in the holidays with celebrity judges, food and drink, and a live DJ. Guests can vote for their favorite latke. Visit the official website for more information. 11th Annual Latke Festival, Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Pkwy., Brooklyn, NY 11238, no phone.


Asiate offers a three-course lunch menu for $34 Ongoing
Asiate, located on the 35th floor of Time Warner Center in the Mandarin Oriental, New York, offers a two-course lunch menu for $34, Monday through Friday. Asiate, Mandarin Oriental New York, Time Warner Center, 35th Floor, 80 Columbus Cir., New York, NY 10023, 212-805-8881.
Enjoy the soulful sounds of Vy Higginsen’s Choir during Sunday Gospel Brunch at Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster Harlem. Show times are at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m., with the last reservation available at 3 p.m. Red Rooster Harlem, 310 Lenox Ave., New York, NY 10027, 212-792-9001.


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