People taking a selfie at the James Beard Awards

2014 James Beard Awards

.This year, we were thrilled to have 36 culinary and pastry students participate (more than any other culinary school!), supporting such esteemed chefs as Kevin Sbraga (Sbraga Dining—Philadelphia)

woman setting table

Trending: Supper Clubs

And yet, in-home restaurants are now in vogue. An article recently published in The New York Post entitled “I Turned MY Apartment into a Restaurant" extolls the virtues of this trend in which (often

ICE students using iPads

Kitchen Innovation: iPads at ICE

For a program that is relatively short in duration—a mere twelve weeks to nine months of in-class work—this is a rigorous course load. So the last thing our students needed to juggle on top of it is a

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'Tis the Season for Giving

Things have been especially busy over the holiday season and we wouldn’t have it any other way. For Thanksgiving, we donated our kitchens to prepare meals for The Partnership for the Homeless and the

Football helmets and donuts

Food, Fire and Football: The New York Jets Tailgating Series

I suspect that shortly after man invented fire, he gathered around it with some friends, cooked hunks of meat over its burning embers and then went to watch a rock-throwing competition. Primitive man

Russian Culinary Students Visit ICE

A year after ICE first opened its doors at its new school in St. Petersburg, Russia, fifteen students from the school traveled more than 4000 miles for the chance to train with instructors such as

fried bread, often eaten as a snack with Lithuanian beer

Continuing Education: A Culinary Voyage to Lithuania

I’ve just arrived back at ICE after an inspiring week abroad, roaming the cities and the countryside of the tiny Baltic country of Lithuania. My great-grandfather emigrated from Lithuania to the US in

ICE Participates in Bid Against Hunger

City Harvest is a food rescue organization which provides meals to hundreds of thousands of hungry New Yorkers every year by distributing leftover food donated by restaurants. ICE President Rick

A Soul Food Family Dinner

Soul food includes some of the most gratifying dishes: heaping portions of fried chicken, mac and cheese, hoppin’ John, black-eyed peas, okra, collard greens, cornbread and biscuits. This isn’t light

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