TOPIC: Guess Who’s Coming to (Cook) Dinner?[ Monday: 12.30pm ]
Gabrielle Hamilton opened PRUNE(NY) in 1999. PRUNE is regularly cited in the top 100 lists of all major food magazines. Gabrielle was nominated for Best Chef NYC in 2009 and 2010 by the James Beard Foundation and in 2011 won the category.
Gabrielle has made numerous television appearances and became the victor in her Iron Chef America battle against Bobby Flay on The Food Network (2008.) She also won an Emmy for her role in award-winning PBS series Mind of a Chef.
An avid writer Gabrielle has written for the likes of The New Yorker, The New York Times, GQ, Bon Appetit, Saveur and Food & Wine. Her work has been anthologized in Best Food Writing 2001-2006, 2011 and 2013. Most recently, she wrote the cookbook, Prune, featuring 250 recipes from her East Village restaurant. She is currently at work on her next book, a memoir, to be completed in 2017.