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Make The Most Of Zucchini Season

The farmer’s market is overflowing with seasonal fruits and vegetables right now, and when I go I sometimes get overwhelmed with choice. Most of the time I gravitate to something unusual, or hyper-seasonal, but I realized that I always make … Continue reading

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Malai Ice Cream Is The Perfect Summer Treat

It’s been 90 degrees here in NYC for the past few days, and as miserable as that sometimes is it does give me an excuse to eat a lot ice cream. Not that I need an excuse, but you see … Continue reading

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Torta De Chile Relleno At Don Pepe

Several months ago I vowed to spend more time in the Latin American section of Sunset Park. I finally got around to it a few weekends ago, when I was struck by the overwhelming need for a torta. I looked … Continue reading

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Smorgasburg Is Back In Prospect Park

Smorgasburg came to Prospect Park right around the time I was getting sick of the weekly food event. I don’t think I went at all last year, even though it’s a 10 minute walk from my apartment. Yet it was … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Japanese At J+B Design

There was a lot of press about the opening of Japan Village at Industry City a couple of months ago. Funnily enough none of the coverage mentioned that in Park Slope there has been a Japanese market for a couple … Continue reading

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Vegetarian At Suzy’s Roti Parlour

My favorite thing at Suzy’s Roti Parlour, a Caribbean/Trini restaurant just off of Coney Island Ave, wasn’t the roti. Yes the flaky roti dough, full of tasty vegetables like sweet squash and savory spinach, was quite tasty. The doubles, fried … Continue reading

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Jalsa Grill & Gravy Is An Exciting Addition to Ditmas Park

A few years ago I wrote about the abundance of Indian/Pakistani/Bangladeshi restaurants along Coney Island Avenue. In the last few years some restaurants have come and gone, but I haven’t really kept up. Then I got a message on Instagram … Continue reading

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