• Verona Chefs Plan Charity Dinner For Suicide Prevention

    Nationally and internationally renowned chefs Floyd Cardoz, Ariane Duarte, Amanda Freitag and Carmen Quagliata have partnered with Newman Cares, Inc., a Verona-based charitable organization whose mission is to bring communities and neighbors together for a variety of...

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  • ‘Hundred-Foot Journey’, With Verona Food

    There’s a new movie opening tonight called The Hundred-Foot Journey. The story, which is set in the south of France, revolves around a demanding female French chef and an immigrant Indian family that wants to open a...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Chef Floyd Cardoz Writing Book For Home Cooks

    The food news site Grub Street is reporting that Floyd Cardoz, the Verona resident who is the chef and partner of Manhattan’s North End Grill, has announced plans to write a new cookbook. Called The Time to...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • What’s Ahead In Food

    The New York Daily Newsasked a battery of New York City chefs for their 2013 food predictions, including Verona’s own Floyd Cardoz, the executive chef of North End Grill in Battery Park City. If Cardoz is correct,...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Cardoz Opens North End Grill

    If scotch or seafood are your favorites, pay attention. Verona-based Chef Floyd Cardoz is opening a new restaurant in lower Manhattan and it has more than 100 varieties of scotch on hand to sample by the dram....

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Cardoz Aces Budget Meal Challenge

    When Floyd Cardoz’ cooked on Top Chef Masters, there were a lot of high-end ingredients that would be budget busters for ordinary home cooks. But Cardoz showed just how much he understands the world the rest of...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Top Chef Moves On

    The judges for “Top Chef Masters” have gone home. The bizarre ingredients that the show foisted on the chef contestants for drama have been locked back in a pantry (or hopefully discarded). Floyd Cardoz can revel in...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Floyd Cardoz’ Chicken Frankies

    If this keeps up, we are going to have to get Floyd Cardoz a food truck in Verona. Last Wednesday night, Cardoz found himself among the judges’ favorites on Top Chef Masters. The Week 5 challenge was...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Floyd Cardoz’ Oat Risotto

    The first week out on “Top Chef Masters”, Verona-based chef Floyd Cardoz won high praise from Ruth Reichl, the former editor of Gourmet magazine, for a risotto he crafted from oats. That idea sort of boggles the...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Cardoz Wins A Round On ‘Top Chef’

    Floyd Cardoz, the New York City chef who calls Verona home, finally won one last night on “Top Chef Masters.” The chefs had to take food that has been the downfall of contestants on “The Biggest Loser”...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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