Guest Chef 2014
Guest Chef Series 2014 - April 4th and 5th – Chef Sarah Simmons – City Grit
During the Guest Chef Series weekend, each chef will present a special menu that blends their signature styles with the rich bounty of fresh local ingredients found on this West Indian island, a cook’s paradise thanks to the volcanic-rich soil and abundance of fresh seafood. The three-course dinner menu is $150 per person, per dinner, including wine. On Friday night, guests will have a choice of two dinner menus, one presented by the guest chef and the other by Chef Jones at Cliff at Cap. Saturday dinner will be collaborative menu between Chef Jones and Chef Simmons, with wine pairings.
About Chef Sarah Simmons
Since opening CITY GRIT in September 2011, Chef Sarah Simmons has become an industry tastemaker and frequent source for recognizing new culinary talent. She has hosted and cooked alongside both award-winning and emerging chefs including Sean Brock, April Bloomfield, Marc Vetri, Paul Qui, Cathy Whims, Jon Shook & Vinny Dotolo, Mike Solomonov, Gerard Kraft and Jason Vincent, among others. Dana Cowin, editor-in-chief of Food & Wine magazine, has called CITY GRIT “one of the most exciting and unique dining experiences in Manhattan.” In 2013 she was named one of the “100 Most Creative People in Business” by Fast Company magazine and in 2014, CITY GRIT was named by Zagat as “One of the Most Innovative Restaurants in the Country.”