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Sam Hazen Is Taking Over Veritas; Seamus Mullen Will Pop Up at ‘The Feast’

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Michael Romano of Union Square Café recently showed off his poetry slamming skills in several haikus he penned for the restaurant’s newsletter.
[Zagat]

Sam Hazen, formerly of Tao, will take over at Veritas, which recently closed and fired its staff. He plans to reopen the restaurant in November with a more casual menu.
[Grub Street]

René Redzepi says that now that Americans come into Noma, he sometimes gets complaints about the food, like one guy who left unhappy because of the small portions.
[Globe and Mail via Grub Street]

Seamus Mullen, who has finally been replaced at Boqueria, will cook at pop-up dinner event “The Feast” on October 21, the sequel to last year’s “The Hunger.”
[Eater]

Drew Nieporent reveals he’s pissed that Michael White steals all his chefs, and warns he might poach some of the kitchen staff right back.
[Ozersky TV via Eater]

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