Chef Stephanie Izard

Meet ICE Los Angeles' Keynote Commencement Speaker: Stephanie Izard

From the launch of her first restaurant at age 24, to winning Food Network competitions and James Beard awards alike, to her most recent expansion into the Los Angeles food scene, Chef Stephanie seems

Chef Greg Baxtrom holds a microphone

One Chef’s Ongoing Mental Health Journey with Greg Baxtrom

**Content warning — this episode discusses suicidal feelings.** In that post, Chef Greg mentioned that he’d be joining Andrew for a discussion about his ongoing mental health journey. This is that

Smart Mom Organics' Alice Zheng in class at ICE

ICE Alumni Team Up to Bring International Flavors to the Littlest Gourmands

It’s a combination of exposure to nutritious foods and food variety that inspired ICE alumna Natasha Brunetti to pursue a job with Smart Moms Organics, a business created by fellow ICE alumna Chef

Chef Marcus Samuelsson speaks to ICE students

Meet ICE New York's Keynote Commencement Speaker: Marcus Samuelsson

A mainstay in the New York food scene for over 30 years, Chef Samuelsson first made a name for himself at 24 years old. He was the youngest chef ever to garner a three-star New York Times review as

Le Bernardin's Executive Pastry Chef, Orlando Soto

Meet ICE New York's Alumnus Commencement Speaker: Orlando Soto

In less than 10 years, Chef Orlando Soto has gone from the kitchen classrooms at ICE, where he attended both the Pastry & Baking Arts program and the Restaurant & Culinary Management program, to

a restaurant kitchen

ICE Alumni Lead Many of The New York Times’ 100 Best NYC Restaurants

From Michelin-starred glamour shots in Manhattan to food halls in Queens, the list features a variety of restaurants, like Michael Anthony’s Gramercy Tavern mainstay (where Pastry & Baking alumna

A panel discussion featuring leading women in the food & beverage industry.

Celebrating International Women’s Month 2023

Women quite literally staff America's restaurant kitchens. According to the National Restaurant Association's 2022 restaurant statistics report, women comprise over half of the workforce staffing food

Mary Attea is the Executive Chef of The Musket Room in NYC.

This ICE Alumna Is Up for a 2023 James Beard Award

Among them, ICE alumna Mary Attea, Executive Chef of one-Michelin-starred The Musket Room, was nominated for Best Chef: New York State. A graduate of ICE’s Culinary Arts program in 2011, Chef Mary

Chef Adrienne Cheatham stands with a group of ICE students behind a table of small plated dishes

Adrienne Cheatham is Serving Up Her Sunday Best

The daughter of a Black man and a white woman, Chef Adrienne grew up in Chicago’s Hyde Park, a culturally diverse neighborhood due south of the city center. Her mother worked front-of-house at local


These ICE Alumni Are Semifinalists for the 2023 James Beard Awards

Right on the heels of the list of Academy Awards nominations comes the list of what the hospitality industry is waiting for: the semifinalists for the 2023 installment of the James Beard Awards

Anna Beth and Lauren stand together smiling and holding an "open" sign

This ICE Alumna Opened the Sandwich Shop of Her Dreams on the Alabama Coast

Inside is Anna Beth Ryan, an Institute of Culinary Education alumna and Birmingham, Alabama native, who opened the popular sandwich shop in April 2021. Even before she graduated from ICE in 2019 with


NYC Hospitality Veteran Michael Sinensky Shares His Dos and Don’ts with ICE Students

“And that was the third time I lost all my money.” While this may not seem like the most inspiring anecdote for a room full of prospective restaurateurs in ICE's Restaurant & Culinary Management

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