Monthly Archives: May 2014

Mexican-Taiwanese Fusion At Lucky Luna

When I ordered the Vegan Pozole at Lucky Luna, a new Mexican-Taiwanese fusion restaurant in Greenpoint, I ordered it extra spicy. I also asked about the dashi broth, since dashi — a Japanese soup base — usually includes dried fish … Continue reading

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The Curious Case Of Bodega Borekas

Not long ago, the bodega on the corner near my apartment here in Windsor Terrace changed owners. The new owners started selling these intriguing stuffed pastries, displaying them in the same case as the standard Boar’s Head meats and cheeses. … Continue reading

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Dr. Cow, The Vegan Cheese Shop In Williamsburg

When I first read (over on Yum Veggie Burger) that there existed in Williamsburg a vegan cheese shop, my initial reaction was an eye-rolling “well of course that exists.” But the more I thought about it, the more intrigued I … Continue reading

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La Lucha Pop-Up At Pine Box Rock Shop

A few days ago I got an email telling me that La Lucha, a luchador-themed restaurant in the East Village, would be hosting a pop-up taco event to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. The event was taking place at Pine Box … Continue reading

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