Michael White Expands Empire, More

June 6, 2014
by Billy Lyons

NoHo News: The Altamarea Group is planning on opening a new restaurant next to Osteria Morini and is currently seeking a license to serve beer and wine. The new small-plates café, Caffe Morini & Enoteca, will tentatively open by the end of the year. [DNAinfo]

Tribeca News: After opening Bar Primi, Carmellini and company have set their sights on the Smyth Tribeca. Though a concept hasn't been announced, the restaurant is expected to open in the hotel's former Plein Sud space by the end of the year. [Eater]

Cronuts: To celebrate the Rangers' quest for the Stanley Cup, Dominique Ansel is debuting a special Rangers red-, white- and blue-glazed cronut, which will be available starting this Monday at 7:30 AM. Team legends Adam Graves, Ron Duguay and Glenn Anderson will be making an appearance to greet fans waiting on line. [Twitter]

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