Allen Salkin, author of the newly released From Scratch: Inside the Food Network will be hosting a book signing at The Burger Bistro, on Thursday, Oct 17th from 6 to 8pm to mark the start of the New York City Wine and Food Festival. Journalist and author, Salkin will talk briefly about the book and will be available to sign books. From Scratch goes behind the scenes about the business and culture at The Food Network and the changes through out the years since it’s beginning in 1993. The book costs $25 and comes with a complimentary $10 gift certificate to The Burger Bistro. Osso bucco sliders and apple cider sangria will be served. There will also be a drawing to win a $100 gift certificate to The Burger Bistro. The Burger Bistro is located on the Upper East Side at 1663 1st Avenue.
In honor of National Coffee Ice Cream Day today, Baskin Robbins is excited to announce sweet deals on its Cappuccino Blast blended coffee and ice cream beverage. On Friday, September 22, Baskin Robbins will be hosting a nationwide Cappuccino Blast sampling from 3pm to 6pm where guests can pick up a free 3.5oz sample at participating locations.
The Cappuccino Blast is made with 100% Arabica coffee and ice cream, blended together and topped with whipped cream and cinnamon. It can be customized with your favorite ice cream flavor, including seasonal flavors like Pumpkin Cheesecake, which is made with real Nabisco Ginger Snap cookie pieces combined in pumpkin and cheesecake-flavored ice cream with a cinnamon cream cheese flavored ribbon. Throughout the months of September and October, enjoy a small Cappuccino Blast for $2.99.