Anita Lo

Very few of us have been taught to question how we're supposed to act as women -- and as men.
It's hard to completely escape this traditional idea of women's cooking as domestic if most of the highest honors given out are opportunities to cook for men in positions of power, like the pope or the president.
There has been a flurry of debate in recent years over the attention given to women chefs and restaurateurs -- from Food & Wine's women issue to Time's noticeably non-female "Gods of Food" article to the empowering Cherry Bombe -- but there is no monolith of opinions on the topic.
(Left to right: Gary Duff and Joseph Johnson laugh while waiting for Horchata) (Left to right: Enrique Olvera and Leiti Hsu
Everyone and their next-door neighbor seems to have become a spirits/cocktail geek in the last five years.
Using the best of spring's vegetables, Annisa's chef makes a delectable treat that is fun for all ages.
It's not like New Yorkers need a special occasion to seek out amazing Chinese food.
Chefs like Rick Bayless are present. They use all of their senses: listening for when something is done; smelling when it's time for the next step.
Ten visionary female chefs have achieved the coveted Michelin restaurant star.
Marley and Izard hooked up through Common Threads, a nonprofit organization which teaches low-income children to cook wholesome, affordable meals.
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With four successful restaurants and a midtown food truck in the works, Anita took a moment from her hectic day to sit down with me over lunch at her West Village restaurant, Bar Q.