This week, Sari Kamin rejoins Jessie Kiefer as a guest co-host for The Morning After, and they’re chatting with Sarah Krathen and Jason Vincent! Sarah Krathen is the co-owner of Lower East Side’s Sorella. Recently, Sarah and her partner, Emma Hearst, put out a cookbook entitled Sorella: Recipes, Cocktails, & True Stories From Our New York Restaurant. Hear how Sarah and Emma met, and how their travels in Italy inspired them to open a restaurant. Hear about the holistic approach of Sorella, and how those ethics are reflected in the cookbook. How did Emma leave her mark on Sorella through the photography and design of the book? Later, Jason stops by to talk about his work as Executive Chef at Nightwood. Find out about Nightwood’s dedication to seasonality, and how their menu development has evolved over the past five years. Listen in to hear Jason talk about the tragic loss of Charlie Trotter, and what it means to the Chicago food scene. How does Jason make time for his family? Find out all of this and more on this week’s edition of The Morning After. This program has been brought to you by MOOD Magazine. Music by The California Honeydrops.
“We wanted something different… There are two sides of the restaurant. You can’t just talk about the food- you have to talk about how the food is delivered to you.” [16:45]
— Sarah Krathen on The Morning After
“We are really the Seinfeld of restaurants. We didn’t have a ‘thing’- we just opened.” [41:10]
— Jason Vincent on The Morning After