September’s Chef of the Month, Chef Robyn Almodovar was born in Brooklyn, New York. It is one of New York City’s most populous boroughs with approximately 2.6 million people. Brooklyn is a mosaic of the diversity of its inhabitants, places to go and history. It is well known for The Brooklyn Bridge, the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn Tabernacle, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Brewery and Brooklyn Museum.
Location: Brooklyn, known as Kings County is one of New York City’s 5 boroughs.
There’s alot of Celebs and Athletes Born in Brooklyn but here’s a select few:
Aaliyah – actress, dancer and singer
Marisa Tomei – Oscar-winning actress
Barbara Streisand – Oscar-winning actress, singer, director, political activist
Jerry Seinfeld – actor and comedian
Joan Rivers – comedienne
Chris Rush – stand-up comedian
Busta Rhymes – rapper
Saul Rogovin –Major League Baseball pitcher
Jayson Paul – professional wrestler
Barry Manilow – singer-songwriter
Vince Lombardi – Pro Football Hall of Fame coach
Michael Jordan – basketball player
TripAdvisor’s Top 12 Most Recommended Restaurants in the Area:
Michael’s of Brooklyn
Table 87 Coal Oven Pizza
The River Café
Ample Hills Creamery
Gino’s Restaurant & Pizzeria
Have you ever been to Brooklyn? What are some of your favorite dishes you have eaten over there?