I love Essex Street Market on the Lower East Side. It’s a hidden world inside what looks an old high school (or maybe a garage?), filled with treats—bakeries, cheesemongers, butchers, fruit and veggie stands and (key for this post) fish merchants. I’m … Continue reading a super upsetting bocadillo de calamares
Hullo? Still with me? I moved from my tiny East Village abode to an apartment in Brooklyn, so pardon the temporary silence. I like the new hood. I forgot how much quieter it is here at night, even in a bzzzzy neighborhood … Continue reading chocolate chip cookie + tahini honey cream icebox cake
A showcase of good, local food + spirits under one roof – The Invisible Dog in Cobble Hill. You could taste it all and no judgment for repeat visits. (Catskill Distilling Company, with a cocktail designed by Duncan of Duncan’s burgers, … Continue reading Edible Brooklyn’s Good Spirits
Whenever I hear the word “lingonberry” I think of that scene in The Big Lebowski when the nihilists order lingonberry pancakes in the diner. Can we all take a second to agree that TBL is one of the best films … Continue reading the lingonberry cocktail
Crossing the marshlands in the first bluish light, New York in the distance looked like a foreign city, someplace where you could live and be happy. James Salter, All That Is This post is not so much about going somewhere … Continue reading So long, Brooklyn!