How Life in Japan Influenced Gramercy Tavern’s Menu

When you can make sure that the food is appropriately connected to a context, it becomes long-lasting’

Watercolor illustration of storefronts on a city street. One of them says “N.S. Meyer, Inc.”
Illustrations: Kaki Okumura
Watercolor illustration of a chef examining produce in front of a sign that says “farm fresh organic.”
Watercolor illustration of a chef examining produce in front of a sign that says “farm fresh organic.”
Watercolor illustration of a chef’s hands portioning rice into smaller bowls.
Watercolor illustration of a chef’s hands portioning rice into smaller bowls.
Watercolor illustration of a chef’s hands sharpening a knife on a whetstone.
Watercolor illustration of a chef’s hands sharpening a knife on a whetstone.
Watercolor illustration of four people sitting on a blanket next to a river, watching fireworks.
Watercolor illustration of four people sitting on a blanket next to a river, watching fireworks.
A horizontal teal brushstroke, used as a section divider.
A horizontal teal brushstroke, used as a section divider.

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