Archive for: Top Chef

The Sweet Taste of Stardom, and Donuts

The Sweet Taste of Stardom, and Donuts

Busying himself behind the counter at Flex Donuts, a pop-up shop in Grand Central Station, Zac Young pipes chocolate peanut butter filling into freshly fried donuts. Young is working alone this mid-February morning at his latest venture, but maintains a gleaming smile as he dunks donuts into a bowl of...

 
 

‘Top Chef’s’ Nikki Cascone Wants to Be More Than ‘Pasta Girl’

‘Top Chef’s’ Nikki Cascone Wants to Be More Than ‘Pasta Girl’

The “Top Chef: Chicago” contestant dishes about reality show life and beyond By Stephanie M. Kim Prominently displayed in the window of 24 Prince, a quaint American bistro in the heart of NoLita, are laminated orange-and-silver signs that read: “24 Prince Proudly Presents Cooking Classes by Chef Nikki of ‘Top...