Karine has hobnobbed with important chefs like Jack Koumbis, Chef Jesse Jones, Ninanarie Bojekian, Ani Aghjayan and chefs from many famous eating establishments. Some of the 'amateur' chefs that have operated below her purvey are: NJ Assemblywomen Valerie Huttle and Connie Wagner, Assemblyman Gordon Johnson, NJ State Senator Bob Gordon, Freeholder Steve Tanelli , Mayors Rich LaBarbiera and Mayor Joseph Parisi. County Executive Jim Tedesco has also visited her cooking displays.
Whether it be the proper type of cookware or the proper knife to use, Karine will be able to assist. More than likely the item will be in stock at her small but well-stocked store. This includes items vital to religious observances as well. One entire panel + was devoted to the Jewish observance of Chanukah. She was almost completely sold out of cracking tools for lobsters due to the rush at the onset of the New Year!.
Tabletop and Giftware, Bath, Body and Candles, Pots and Pans, Gadgets and Kitchen Tools, Bakeware, Wine and Cheese Accessories, Barbecue, Gourmet Food, Chocolates, Candy and Snack Foods, Coffee, Tea and Cocoa indicate the wide range available.
Cooking classes will be available for kids and adults. Check the website www.cooktique.com, email C[email protected] or call (201) 568-7990 or fax 201) 568-5966 for more information or to check on a product that you are seeking.
Check back often for changes and the formal ribbon cutting ceremony date!