A primer on eight traditional (and fantastic) Georgian breads baked in Sheepshead Bay.
For Hibist Legesse, who owns the six-year-old Ethiopian restaurant Bati in Fort Greene, menu research was personal: She went to Addis Ababa to cook with her aunts.
Andrew Gerson — originally from Philadelphia — says he was tapped for the position not so much because of his beer pairing prowess or knowledge, but because of “a synergy with Garrett [Oliver]’s food philosophy and food values.”
What makes Nobletree really notable among the crowded crop of Brooklyn-based roasters is that it doesn’t just source green beans from well-tended trees and then roast them, but grows them too.
Taco Santo is one of a small number of places in New York City preparing masa — or corn flour dough, to Mexicans — from scratch, and one of an even smaller number making that masa from dried corn rather than an instant mix.
The Bush Basil Booster from the new Shake cocktail book is refreshing in flavor and technique: Simply muddle fruit and herbs, shake and pour for easy summer ades.
Bed-Stuy now boasts a purveyor other neighborhoods can covet: Nextdoorganics, a community supported agriculture project and food delivery service with its own storefront at 360 Throop Ave.
Just two hours away, the southern-most stretch of the Jersey Shore includes mid-century mansions, miles of boardwalk, remote wetlands and the best of Northeast beach cuisine.
Some home cooks ferment their own yogurt or make mozzarella from a kit. Matt Spiegler takes DIY dairy to another dimension: Technically he’s a layman—keeping his day job as a web developer, and giving his homemade caseus away to friends—but he is anything but an amateur.