Monthly Archives: September 2015

Chile Pepper Festival At The Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Thanks to the ID NYC program I recently got a free membership at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. My membership card arrived the day before the annual Chile Pepper Festival, an event I’ve never attended. Since my membership entitled me free … Continue reading

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Vegan At V-Spot In Park Slope

I travel all over this Borough looking for great vegetarian and vegan food, but sometimes I forget to look in my own backyard. In nearby Park Slope is the vegan (and Kosher) restaurant V-Spot, and until recently I’d never been … Continue reading

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Great Vegetarian Russian Food At Stolovaya

After seeing this article about Stolovaya, a Russian restaurant in Gravesend, I knew I had to visit. It wasn’t just the cheap vareniki, or dumplings, it was the pickle plate. If you’ve read my post on Kebeer you know I … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Cucumber Salad

I know it’s September, but we’re bound to have some more really hot days before the summer is truly over. This time of year cucumbers are all over the farmer’s markets, and because of the way cucumbers are built they … Continue reading

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