Chef, Writer, Actor and Media Host
From Friday, January 27, 2023 to Sunday, January 29, 2023 January 27, 2023 January 29, 2023 The Lodge at Woodloch
Erica Wides, Chef, Writer, Actor, and Media Host
January 27th - 29th
Erica Wides is a chef, writer, actor and media host from Brooklyn, NY. She is the creator and host of Funny People Making Food, a food-comedy mashup webseries, and Let’s Get Real; the cooking show about finding, preparing and eating FOOD on the Heritage Radio Network. She is also a former columnist for the Huffington Post and NuMi, and has appeared on The Dr. Oz Show, the Food Network’s Top 5 and Chopped, Home Shopping Network, PBS, Sirius Radio, NPR, and in 2013 was a speaker at TedX Berkeley.
She’s been in the food business for over 25 years, working in New York’s finest restaurants, including Arcadia, Zoe, Savoy and the China Grill, and as a Senior Chef-Instructor at The Institute of Culinary Education for 15 years. She is currently on the faculty of Home Cooking New York, a boutique cooking school in Soho, NYC. Erica is the owner of Chefsmartypants LLC, a food consultancy developing products, menus and concepts for clients from idea to opening. She is also a commercial and voiceover actor and print model.
Saturday, January 28th
Cooking Demonstration featuring Erica Wides
Erica’s demonstration will feature a Hand-Made Mutligrain Stovetop Pita with Roasted Carrots, Zaatar, Whipped Feta Dip, and Vegan Cashew “Ricotta” Lemon Herb Dip.