Kate White Wants to Abolish Brunch Name: Kate White
Age: Much older than the average Cosmo reader.
Job: Editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan and author of the new mystery Lethally Blond.
Neighborhood: Carnegie Hill
Who’s your favorite New Yorker, living or dead, real or fictional?
It’s kind of a tie between Holden Caulfield and Kojak.
What’s the best meal you’ve eaten in New York?
The chicken Milanese at Mezzaluna. I’m addicted.
Carnegie Hill Will Have Its Restaurant Row YetIf the jam-packed Sfoglia up the street is any indication, denizens of Carnegie Hill are desperate for good food and cozy surroundings. The month-old Peri Ela delivers on both accounts, with its snug, wood-paneled, tin-ceilinged space filling up each night with locals lugging their own bottles of wine (until the license arrives) and tucking into platters of Turkish meze and kebabs.