Back in junior high, Carey was placed in home economics instead of workshop by mistake. However, this turned out to be a happy accident as it sparked a lifelong interest in cooking that eventually unfolded into a full-fledged career. After enrolling in culinary school and spending years cutting his teeth at various private clubs, Carey was ready to go at it on his own after settling down in Norwalk, CT. Now, you can sample his spread of Southern comfort food at Chef Zip Exchange. This trailer’s the perfect pit-stop for those seeking a mood booster in the form of a heaping helping of gut-busting fare.
Start your meal off with any number of bite-sized appetizers, from fried pickles with a side of black pepper buttermilk ranch to balls of deep-fried mac ‘n cheese. Sink your teeth into some decadent sandwiches. Try a mouth-singeing Nashville hot chicken sammie, for example, or grab a sweet Hawaii roll stuffed with smoked pork belly drizzled with sriracha aioli. Feeling health conscious? There are salads galore, stuffed with hearty ingredients to make ‘em a meal in their own right. Getting hungry? Then either swing by Chef Zip Exchange or book ‘em for your next event. This spread of classic feel-good fare will leave all your guests stuffed and smiling.
Maple Craft Chicken Biscuit — A flaky, buttery biscuit topped with fried chicken slathered in maple syrup. Basically chicken and waffles, but better.