A Taste of Asia in NYC

Thank you for joining us for A Taste Of Asia in NYC, a tasting event celebrating our city’s AAPI community. Featuring 40 hand-selected restaurants serving Asian-inspired bites in Madison Square Park, this night honored the diversity and vitality of AAPI culture and cuisine in New York City and beyond. This event was curated by our Board and Food Council member Simon Kim of Michelin-starred COTE Korean Steakhouse, and benefited Apex For Youth, City Harvest, and Madison Square Park Conservancy.


Co-Chairs

Hajin Lee & Michael Chung
Nayun & Simon Kim
Phillip Lim
Audrey & Danny Meyer
Wen Zhou

Restaurants

Adda
Bessou
Chinese Tuxedo
COTE Korean Steakhouse
DANJI
Di An Di
Double Chicken Please
EN Japanese Brasserie
Falansai
GupShup
Jean-Georges
Junoon
Kopitiam
LittleMad
Madame Vo
Melba’s
Milu
Mimi Cheng’s
Mōkbar
Nami Nori
NEW WONJO
Nom Wah
o.d.o.
Pinch Chinese
Rahi
Saigon Social
Shake Shack
Thai Diner
Thaimee Love
Undercote
Wayan
Win Son
Wu’s Wonton King

*List in formation

Host Committee

ABS Partners Real Estate, LLC
Ascend Capital Partners
E. Desiree Asher
Celia Au
Richard Axilrod
Joseph Bae & Janice Lee
Bank of America
Banneker Partners
Gemma Chan
Bing Chen
Fala Chen
Alex Chi & Margaret Jan
Lucia Cho
Jessie Ding & Ning Jin
Mr. Wilson Ervin
Forth Management
George Comfort & Sons, Inc., Jamestown, L.P., and Loeb Partners Realty
Gracious Hospitality Management
Goldman Sachs
Rosanne Hu
Chef Daniel Humm
Kelly LeValley Hunt
Bobby & Carola Jain
Rita Jammet
Chef Thomas Keller
Laura Kim
Lisa Kim & Eunu Chun
Yao King
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Miyoung Lee & Neil Simpkins
Eric T. Lee & Cindy Chua
Min Jin Lee
Robert Lee
Heesun Lho & John H Lee
Tina Leung
Li Jun Li
Sophia Li
Ida Liu, Citi Private Bank
Tzi Ma
Melvin Mar
Ajay Nagpal
Millennium Management
New York Life
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa
Van Phu
One Madison Condominium
Reavis Page Jump LLP
Reilly Opelka
Amitha Raman & Neil Luthra
Chef Eric Ripert
Howard & Simone River
Marcus Samuelsson
Schulke Inn Family Foundation
Eric & Erica Schwartz
So-Chung Shinn & Tony Lee
The Sriratana Family
Kristen Suh & Jeana Chung
Tiffany & Co.
Teresa Tsai
Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten
David & Cynthia Wassong
David Windreich & Chris Hikawa
Ezra William
Jason Wu
Ron Yuan
Geoffrey Zakarian
Jan & Steve Zide
Zide Family Foundation

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