Innovation comes in many forms and not always ones created by fledgling start-ups (although there’s potential there, too).
From its distillers to its chocolatiers, Industry City offers open doors and freedom of space to tenants and visitors alike. Here’s what to check out.
Genspace is the country’s first nonprofit biotechnology lab dedicated to promoting science literacy and consumer empowerment at the community level.
Yeah Dawg roasts root vegetables, sunflower seeds, gluten-free flour and a selection of herbs and spices to make exceptional plant-based hot dogs.
About a year ago, Adams transitioned to a vegan diet. Now a good chunk of his massive Borough Hall office serves as a kitchen.
Each of these stories is proof that, regardless of the seasons or cliché, New York’s a place where most anyone or anything can start from scratch.
Bushwick-based BK ROT provides training and paid, part-time composting jobs for six young people in their teens and early twenties.
Forthave Spirits’ punk approach to distilling has resulted, so far, in three very polished bottles including an aperitivo, an American dry gin and an amaro.
At J&H Farm, Sandra Kim makes fresh Korean food that has customers flocking.
In her debut cookbook, Chitra Agrawal re-interprets her family’s vegetarian recipes, often using local and seasonal ingredients.
In almost-but-not-quite plain view, a whole network of culinary talent is refining cannabis as an ingredient.
We highly recommend this new Bangalore-meets-Brooklyn cookbook. Here’s a spot-on veggie recipe to prove it.