11/18/2011 AT 05:55 AM EST
sampled some chicken drumsticks prepared by Roots drummer ?uestlove
at Bon Appétit
's BA Kitchen in New York. The actress also gabbed about poultry with editor Adam Rapoport
, and bragged to him about her own killer chicken recipe. Also at the foodie-friendly bash: Penn Badgley
, who stuck close to girlfriend Zoe Kravitz
, and Ryan Phillippe
, who arrived solo and spent most of his time texting in the lobby.