Archive for October, 2013

by / on October 21, 2013 at 11:30 am / in Dress to Impress

A New You, Every Day

  What if every day for a year you got to wear a different dress, varying in style and shape, without ever having to roam across different websites in search of your fashion fix? Sounds like a bit of a stretch right? With One Dress a Day that thought can easily become a reality. Newly launched, this site’s url is self […]

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by / on October 18, 2013 at 1:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Zengo’s ‘Test Kitchen’ Offers Diners Peru-Malaysian Cuisine

Every few months, Richard Sandoval’s Zengo, develops a seasonal menu that pays homage to one Latin and one Asian country around the world. The popular restaurant creates this ‘Test Kitchen’ menu by bringing together the teams of chefs from all Zengo locations to work on fusing together Latin-Asian cuisine and creating delicious recipes. Zengo of course has a year round […]

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by / on October 17, 2013 at 4:15 pm / in Bottoms Up

Falling for Fall Cocktails!

Fall is one of the best seasons…probably because it has awesome holidays like Halloween and Thanksgiving, it gets a little chilly but not too cold, and the cocktails are just perfect! That’s right, get cooking in the kitchen (er, at the bar) with these fabulously Fall-inspired cocktails. Smoky Empire (Courtesy of Riverpark) 2 sprigs of fresh rosemary 0.5 oz lemon […]

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by / on October 17, 2013 at 3:10 pm / in Get Cultured

Martha Stewart’s American Made Awards

Earlier this week, Manhattan with a Twist was honored to attend the second annual American Made Awards hosted by Martha Stewart and Andy Cohen at Grand Central’s Vanderbilt Hall. American Made is a movement for individuals and communities that have turned their passion for handcrafted, well-designed goods into small businesses! Martha Stewart created the American Made initiative to celebrate this […]

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by / on October 17, 2013 at 1:25 pm / in Food For Thought

Superb Seafood In Midtown Manhattan

The Sea Fire Grill is a fine dining seafood spot that will win your heart, and your stomach, upon your first visit. The ambiance is warm and welcoming, with a modern flare that’s also uniquely elegant. The service staff greets you with a house made Focaccia basket and a creamy white fish spread that is out of this world, and […]

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by / on October 16, 2013 at 4:30 pm / in Food For Thought

Healthy Eating with Cascadian Farm

If you’re a fan of Manhattan with a Twist then you see that we aren’t always eating healthy. But in preparation for going out to delicious meals, we try and make sure that the rest of our day is spent eating all the nutrients our bodies need. I have long been a fan of Cascadian Farm‘s healthy, organic granola bars […]

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by / on October 16, 2013 at 2:10 pm / in Get Cultured, Til the Sun Comes Up

Trick or Treat: Your Guide to Halloween in NYC

When you live in New York City, things that go bump in the night are the least of your worries. In a city that has it all it’s no surprise that there are more than plenty of activities to get you in the Halloween spirit. From plays to haunted houses and everything in between, we are bringing you the best […]

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by / on October 16, 2013 at 11:00 am / in Dress to Impress

We Are Peace Love World: Heys USA Bringing Positivity One Bag At a Time

You stand at baggage claim, dully watching the sea of plain black suitcases and occasional designer luggage, idly trying to determine just which boring bag is yours, or looking for the most obnoxiously printed bag you chose as to not lose your items; sound familiar? What if your luggage stood for something?  With the Heys USA Peace Love World Collection, […]

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by / on October 15, 2013 at 2:45 pm / in Dress to Impress

The Future is Here: Phoenix Keating Spring/Summer 2014

Back in September Manhattan with a Twist interviewed Phoenix Keating, an outstanding Australian designer on the verge of debuting his first line in the United States. Last week, we went to check out his Spring/Summer 2014 collection, titled ‘Vaudevillian,’ in person, as Keating walked us through each piece and explained his inspiration. Although designers always have an inspiration for a […]

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by / on October 15, 2013 at 1:35 pm / in Get Cultured

American Made at Grand Central

Tonight, Manhattan with a Twist is super excited to attend Martha Stewart’s American Made Awards at Grand Central Terminal. American Made spotlights the maker, supports the local and celebrates the handmade. In addition to tonight’s awards ceremony, there will be a handful of amazing event taking place all week long. In addition to some amazing events taking place tomorrow, Grand […]

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