At Kara Newman’s Think.Drink events, pros like Talia Baiocchi of Punch magazine read their original works out loud.
I’ve done infusions with white spirits and tea before. But coffee? It just never occurred to me. It’s a totally genius way to toast to the New Year, especially with good-luck black-eyed peas.
New York’s cool climate makes it a great spot for stupendous sparkling wine. Here are a few favorites.
Yes indeed, friends, 80 years ago today, we won back the right to dream, create, craft and imbibe whatever we like, whenever we like. Celebrate your freedom with this all-NY aperitif.
Today is Beaujolais Nouveau day – you know, that annual running-of-the-reds release of the young, unadulterated (well, presumably) gamine Gamay sipper from France. Celebrate your own harvest, people – I declare today Early Wine Day!
Lior Lev Sercarz’s world view in a jar.
In the dawn of the 1980s, Nicola Marzovilla was a humble workaday ladieswear salesman with a dream: to make New Yorkers know and love the cuisine of his homeland, Puglia, Italy.
Flipping through this book is so much better than your average, workaday recipe compendium. It’s about history, and memory and cultural connection.
For the Marzovillas, the son and mother team behind Puglia-centric I Trulli, putting their hometown specialty panzerotti on the menu was never in question.
My one and only experience with Marcella Hazan was on Facebook. In a fit of desperate writerly need, I brazenly reached out to her via an IM. To my enormous surprise, she responded straight away.
A look at Tuesday’s cider-centric preview for October’s upcoming NY Cider Week.
Every August, wine and spirits producers from across New York gather in the Finger Lakes to put forth their best in the annual New York Wine & Food Classic competition.