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Our Editors’ Favorite Food Day Trips

Living in New York means there are never-ending options for eating out. Sometimes they can take you to neighborhoods you wouldn’t otherwise frequent, but that’s just part of the fun. This week our editors share the spots they never mind going out of their way for.

Cookbooks Our Editors Are Reading

Cookbook recommendations? We’ve got ‘em. Here are the books from which our editors are drawing their kitchen inspiration this summer. (An interesting trend: almost all of the cookbooks below are heavy on Mediterranean flavors and styles.) Head to the market for some tomatoes, slice them thick, douse them with olive oil and read on.