AK Unveils New Spring Menu

Chef & Partner Alison Awerbuch and her talented chefs have done it again! After months of testing, tasting and retesting until perfection was achieved, our culinary team unveiled their latest creations during's AK annual company-wide new menu tasting and training event. The results? Nothing short of extraordinary. Get a taste of what's new on the menu below!   HORS... Read more on the AK site →

Featured Wedding: Mara & Andrew @ The Lighthouse

mara & andrew july 8, 2016 @ the lighthouse the story It was the Wednesday before July 4th weekend, and Mara and Andrew had planned a long weekend in the Caribbean. Mara was very excited to get away and relax on the beach. Andrew was feeling nervous and anxious, but he hid it very well. The only sign was when Andrew insisted that they wake up unnecessarily early for their morning... Read more on the AK site →

Recipe: Carrot Cake Bites

When it comes time to choose between chocolate and vanilla, sometimes option C is the way to go. And in this case, C is for carrot, as in our ultra-moist, decadent Carrot Cake Bites! Try our recipe for the classic dessert below. CARROT CAKE BITES INGREDIENTS (makes one 9” x 13” pan, approximately 50 1.5” squares) CAKE 2 eggs 1 cup sugar ¾ cup oil 1 ¼ cup flour 1 tsp baking... Read more on the AK site →

Health Boost: Beneficial Snacking

Snacking often gets a bad rap, but let’s not forget that making the right selections can actually be beneficial to your health and keep your energy up throughout the day. Being thoughtful about what you put in your mouth doesn’t mean you're destined to a life of rice cakes and carrot sticks. Instead, check out our list of delicious-but-healthy options straight off the Abigail Kirsch menu that... Read more on the AK site →

VIDEO: Hot Chocolate Three Ways

Winter is in full swing, and there is no better way to enjoy it than with a little something warm and sweet. Check out our video and recipe below for three must-try gourmet hot chocolates complete with spikes, drizzles, and all sorts of toppings! HOT CHOCOLATE 2 cups cream 2 cups milk 2 lb semi-sweet chocolate chips Combine cream and milk in saucepan, and bring just to a boil. Remove... Read more on the AK site →

Featured Wedding: Elana & Brenton @ Tappan Hill Mansion

elana & brenton june 25, 2016 @ tappan hill mansion the story While away on a skiing weekend trip, Brent told Elana that he had missed his train coming home. "I was out for the night watching the Oscars at my parent's house, and when I came home that night, our two dogs, London & Toby, ran to the front door to greet me," says Elana. "But they were wearing little shirts that said... Read more on the AK site →

Video: Savory Waffles

Forget Chicken and Waffles! We're taking the breakfast staple to a new level with our trio of savory waffles in the video below: The post Video: Savory Waffles appeared first on Abigail... Read more on the AK site →

Entertaining Must-Haves: A Pie Tasting Cocktail Party

If you’re looking to change things up when it comes time to host a get-together, then how about throwing a tasting party centered on two very important staples of any harvest-time celebration: cocktails and pie! (What more is there, really?) Check out our list of must-have items to get you headed in the right direction. Differentiate everyone’s wine and cocktail glasses upon arrival... Read more on the AK site →

AK Gets Into the Pink Whale Spirit for Vineyard Vines Flagship Grand Opening

To celebrate the kick-off of their flagship store in Grand Central Station, Vineyard Vines hosted a grand opening party attended by over 300 guests. The menu was designed with an Americana-meets-Martha's Vineyard vibe, where we even pulled inspiration from the retailer's signature "Fish Taco Tie" and "Lobster Roll Tie!" Our servers donned their preppiest of looks, sporting Vineyard Vines... Read more on the AK site →

Featured Wedding: Melissa & Joseph @ The Loading Dock

melissa & joseph july 23, 2016 @ the loading dock the story For Melissa's birthday, JD decided to surprise her with a weekend away at the Madison Beach Hotel for a culinary tasting and spa weekend. "After dinner, JD wanted to propose in the hotel lobby in front of the Christmas tree, but there were too many people around so he decided to wait until we got back to our room," says... Read more on the AK site →