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Monaco’s Taste of New York

Friday, October 15th, 2010

New York – October 15, 2010 – More than 300 VIP guests and friends of Monaco gathered at the Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Center to watch the sunset as they tasted sublime signature dishes by some of NYC’s best chefs – Didier Elena, Shaun Hergatt, Francois Payard, Cedric Tovar – and rising culinary star from Monaco, Marcel Ravin. The evening benefitted the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation-USA and the Princess Grace Foundation-USA.

Chefs prepared these dishes which were complemented by fine French wines from the Chateau Coutet and Chateau Latour, Champagne Paul Goerg and single malt whiskeys from The Balvenie Distillery, plus café treats from Nespresso.

·         The Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel and Resort, Chef Marcel RAVIN presents:
Variation on the fried egg – cassava / passion fruit / truffles & beets galette

·         Adour Alain DUCASSE at The St. Regis NY, Chef Didier Elena presents:
Pressed chicken & duck foie gras, artichokes with truffle vinaigrette

·         SHO Shaun Hergatt, Chef Shaun Hergatt presents:
Potato espuma and black truffle with Maitake mushroom

·         Payard and François Chocolate Bar, Chef François Payard presents:
A selection of mini pastries and desserts

· Restaurant Daniel/Feast & Fêtes, Chef Cedric Tovar presents:
Award-winning barbagiuans and other Monégasque specialties!


Anthony Ethuin (Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel, Monaco), Didier Elena (Executive Chef, Adour Alain DUCASSE at The St. Regis New York), Francois Payard (FPB Bakery and Payard, New York), Maguy Maccario, Consul General of Monaco in New York, Cedric Tovar (Executive Chef, Feast & Fetes/Daniel Boulud, New York), Marcel RAVIN (Executive Chef, Monte-Carlo Bay Hotel, Monaco), Shaun Hergatt (Executive Chef, SHO Shaun Hergatt), Philippe Brito (Monte Carlo Bay Hotel, Monaco). © 2010 Consulate General of Monaco/by Suzanne Vreeland

The Maison de l’Amérique Latine de Monaco Dedicates Its 19th “Night of Latin America” to Peru

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

July 7, 2010 – Peru’s spectacular diversity, both biological and cultural, will be the centerpiece of this year’s Latin America Night, a gala hosted by Monaco’s Maison de l’Amérique Latine ( in the Sporting Monte-Carlo on July 23. The gala will be held in the presence of His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco, who serves as Honorary President of the association. (more…)

The Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation-USA and The French Institute Alliance Francaise Host Private Screening of Oceans in NYC

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

April 22, 2010 – Hosted by the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation-USA and The French Institute Alliance Française of New York, over 350 guests celebrated Earth Day at a private ‘invitation-only’ screening of Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud’s film Oceans. (more…)

Princess Grace of Monaco Honored with the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style Award

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Pierre Rainero, Debra Messing & HSH Prince Albert
Beverly Hills, October 22, 2009
– Princess Grace of Monaco (posthumous) and renowned French jeweler Cartier were the first “celebrity icon” and “jeweler” respectively to receive the Rodeo Drive Walk of Style® Award on October 22, 2009 at an evening award ceremony on Rodeo Drive. (more…)

Nespresso Capsule Art Exhibit & Tasting Bar Proceeds Benefit the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation-USA and the Princess Grace Foundation-USA

Friday, June 19th, 2009

Grace Kelly Portrait
New York, June 2009
– Nespresso, makers of the world’s “perfect cup of coffee”, is opening a new boutique at 92 Prince Street in NYC’s chic SoHo district. On June 18 at a VIP preview of the temporary boutique, guests were treated to a sneak peek of the new “digs” as well as the launch of the “Nespresso Capsule Art Exhibit”. (more…)