Monthly Archives: April 2013

Red Hook Ball Field Food Vendors Are Back For 2013

This past weekend the weather was pretty much perfect. It was a great day to visit the opening day for the Red Hook Ball Field Food Vendors, where you can find some of the best and most authentic food from … Continue reading

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Hot & Cold Buffet At Brighton Bazaar

Lately I’ve been reflecting on my favorite places to eat in NYC, and very few of them are fancy restaurants. One of my absolute favorites is Brighton Bazaar, a Russian supermarket smack dab in the middle of Brighton Beach. It’s … Continue reading

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A Brooklyn Pickle Party

So at the end of March my friend Molly had me and Donny over to make a whole bunch of pickles. We made the obligatory jokes about how “Brooklyn” it was to be making our own pickles, and of course … Continue reading

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Opening Day At Smorgasburg 2013

This past Saturday was the first day of this year’s Smorgasburg, and the crowds came out in full force. Smorgasburg reminds me of Taipei’s night markets — though of course everything at Smorgasburg is way more expensive, and everyone is … Continue reading

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Vegan Shop-Up In Bushwick

Sarah Peltier understands why people make fun of vegans, and vilify them. Some vegans, she says, are so obnoxious that they give the entire vegan community “a bad rap.” She was, she admits, one of those people. But that’s why … Continue reading

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