This will be our first dinner focused on restaurants with good wine lists and interesting themes.
Annisa, is a highly rated restaurant (Number 19 on the 2013 LIst of top 100 restaurants in NYC on the Zagat, New York Times etc) in Manhattan that is known for creative globally influenced cuisine, its (women focused) wine list, and for surviving a massive fire in the middle of the recession. She also has written Cooking Without Borders and been on a number of the more popular food shows.
Initial Description from Web-site
Anita Lo, chef and owner of Annisa in New York City, is one of the most respected chefs) in the country, earning numerous accolades for her inventive contemporary American cuisine that reflects her multicultural upbringing and classic French training...
About the restaurant http://www.annisarestaurant.com/about.htm
Dinner Menu http://www.annisarestaurant.com/dinner.pdf
Wine List http://www.annisarestaurant.com/wine_list.pdf The list celebrates female wine makes, owners and women in the wine trade.
This meetup will require a $2 fee per person and will be limited to 4 people. If we have enough response I will add 2 people for a table of 6 so if interested and it is full, please go on the waiting list. I will try to achieve equal men and women