At Saturday’s Black Vegfest, entertainment, enrichment and amazing vegan food go hand in hand with critical thought and community engagement.
For Mercedes Golip of My Venezuelan Kitchen, food is the conduit through which she connects to a culture that she has been removed from for the last 12 years.
“I don’t think that great food is coming from anxious, terrified hands,” says the founder, Alex Koones. “Good food comes from happy hands.”
Equity at the Table helps eliminate the excuse of people who assign articles, hire staff and curate panels but “can’t find” writers of color, queer chefs or female bartenders.
Taste NY’s inaugural Craft Beverage Week showcases the finest local craft breweries, wine and cider makers, and spirits distilleries from across the state.
For every eater in New York unfamiliar with samosas, owner Mini Dhingra has a family member in Kolkata surprised at the business she built selling them.
We talked to New Yorkers about why bodegas are more than the sum of the peanut butter and toilet paper they carry.
They carved out space in the new garden center where unlimited water, soil and supplies are within an arm’s reach for their neighbor gardener.
“I try to cook traditional food, but we are also open to new things—new recipes for a new generation.”