Michael Gallina to Lead Blue Hill at Stone Barns; Wolfgang Puck Disses Starbucks


Michael Gallina, of Blue Hill New York, will take the place of Greg Baxtrom, and head Blue Hill at Stone Barns’ kitchen.

Baxtrom won’t be out of work long. Turns out he will put in a stint at Floyd Cardoz’s soon-to-open North End Grill.
[Eater NY]

Wolfgang Puck says that people have been brainwashed into enjoying Starbucks, which he dismisses as “terrible coffee.”
[Eater NY]

Want to live in Emeril Lagassi’s UES digs? Well, you can if you’ve got a spare $15 million. His townhouse, which boasts “five bedrooms, six fireplaces, two terraces, and a garden” recently went on sale.
[Eater NY]