Two chefs and restaurateurs — David Burke and Charlie Palmer — reminisce about their days at The River Café: singing telegrams, pranks they played, using a smoker, and bridge jumpers. In recent news, Burke is making Bloody Mary beer, and opening a seafood restaurant at Foxwoods, while Palmer is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the Culinary Institute of America, and hoping to open more boutique hotels, like Mystic Hotel.
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Alan Batt, better known in the culinary world as simply Battman, began his career as a photographer in 1981 shooting photos of city scenes and landmark sites of New York City. He began taking food photography in 2001, and has since become one of New York City's most recognizable culinary personalities. Battman is often seen riding his bicycle up and down the streets of Manhattan as he travels to and from photo shoots and meetings with the chefs.
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