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Coming Up in June: Eat-Drink-Local Week and Pass the Paella

We’re thrilled to announce our fourth annual Eat Drink Local week, an eight-day locavore love fest for our foodshed celebrated by Edibles around the tri-state area. For one week, starting June 22nd, we urge you to show some love for our local food system by dining out, cooking in and enjoying local, seasonal ingredients.

EDIBLE GLIMPSES: The Ice Men Cometh

United City Ice Cube, a fourth-generation Hell’s Kitchen ice business, began in the early 1900s—back when ice was delivered to tenement kitchens by horse-drawn cart and came in 100-pound “cakes.” Today David and Donald Palmadessa keep the family business up and running, even in the face of widespread ice makers.