Toast Dorothy Parker’s birthday with an apropos cocktail and spirit.
Last week, the Center for Disease Control reported some good news — in more than a third of the states and territories of the U.S., childhood obesity has shown a bit of a drop. New York was one of those states.
Blueberries are thoroughly abundant right now, so when a preview for Emily and Melissa Elsen’s blueberry lavender pie from The Four & Twenty Blackbird Pie Book due out this September came across our desks, we took to begging.
In New York City, the once humble fisherman’s lunch on a buttered hot dog bun has been elevated to cult status via abundant sweet-meat treats at Red Hook’s Lobster Pound, Pearl Oyster Bar, Luke’s, the Mermaid Inn, Littleneck, and so many more. But the one I dream of most often comes from a food truck in parking lot in Southold, New York.
Love is patient, love is kind — and when it’s really good? It can even withstand embarking on a frosty new business.
Hungry? Our events calendar has loads of Edible events around the city, like Nitehawk Cinema’s Spirits, Dinner, and a Movie series featuring Dead Rabbit cocktails and a screening of Gangs of New York and the Great Food Truck Derby! Here’s what’s happening this week:
I couldn’t help thinking that for those who think biodynamics is a mysterious dung-filled bull horn of mystery (Bonterra actually uses a demure logo of the infamous biodynamic symbol on their single-vineyard series), listening to Blue, Chichocki, and Koball talk about it would make sense of the agricultural practice to even the most brow-furrowed doubter.
Taking an unnoticed plot in Brownsville from abandoned, overgrown lot to abundant garden.
An abundance of zucchini and guilt about not using it up rescued! By a great cookbook.
Hungry? Our events calendar has loads of Edible events around the city, like the local brew-ha-ha tap-happy 5th annual Good Beer (get tickets here while you still can!), a social soiree of the New Amsterdam Market kind, a Saturday-centric NY beer expo, and much more. Here’s what’s happening this week:
Andrew Cuomo announced what we hope will be a good step forward for connecting NY seniors and local farmers state-wide — a $1.8 million initiative to get low-income senior citizens to farmers markets.
New York Distilling gets ready to release a new gin this fall – here’s the preview!