Posts Categorized: cooking with larry nicola

Cooking Lesson: Chicken Paprikash with Herb Spaetzle

I was so excited to cook with Chef Larry Nicola of Nic’s Beverly Hills because A: I’d always wanted to visit Nic’s for their famous martinis B: I’d never had Paprikash and C: I’d never had spaetzle… I mean, we made a lot of dreams come true for me that day! Want to try this… Read more »

About The Chic

Back in 2004 when I was looking to name my events company, I stumbled across the word 'Chic' in an old dictionary. The definition was: “a fashionable lifestyle, ideology, or pursuit”. I fell in love with the word and the idea that chic is the pursuit of something better, prettier, or cooler than you are today. Chic isn’t a state of being or even a destination, chic is the journey you take on the way to something greater. ~Rachel

Rachel's Latest Answer

Question: Star, from Macon, GA Asks: What type of food will I need if I’m hosting a sip and shop? Rachel’s Answer: Hi Star, there’s really no wrong answer here. When I’ve hosted shopping events in the past I tend to focus on light and fun appetizers like Cheddar Apple Crostini or these individual Quinoa Salads.  Brunch is always a nice… Read more »

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