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BITE: My Journal
April 14, 2020
February 3, 2020
Brooklyn Diner
Sensuous Moments with Shelly…let’s make that “thanks...
January 12, 2020
Wolf in High Heels
A customer service rep will deliver your meal or drink...
January 6, 2020
My Life Eating
How did I ever come to blossom in this strait-laced...
December 23, 2019
A Year of Eating
Soon enough, the chef at The Diner sends plates of

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February 12, 2014 | Short Order
New BarBacon in Hell’s Kitchen is All Bacon All the Time
Expect bacon swizzle sticks, bacon-steeped vodka, and chocolate-covered bacon. By Ana Lopez

February 10, 2014 | Short Order
Blue Olive Market: Casual Greek Eatery Invades Midtown
Blue Olive Market. If Mario were Greek...

February 7, 2014 | Short Order
The Ultimate Baking Challenge: Robicelli’s Kiwanis Cupcakes
Can I outdo Robicelli’s at their own cupcake-making game?

February 3, 2014 | Short Order
Orhan Yegen Opens a Gourmet Shop with Hot and Cold Dishes to Go On
The mezze dictator expects to launch Francela February 16th and later on, cooking classes...

January 31, 2014 | Short Order
Hill Country Elbows Into Crowded Brooklyn BBQ Scene
Brooklyn’s newest barbecue joint stakes its claim on the Fulton Mall.

January 30, 2014 | Short Order
Chef David Malbequi Is Out at Rotisserie Georgette and Another Daniel Boulud Alum Moves In
“The stars aligned,” says Georgette Farkas of new Boulud hire Columbia U grad Chad Brauze.

January 27, 2014 | Short Order
Juice Fasting: Enlightenment in a Bottle or Worst Idea I Ever Pitched?
Can living on nothing but juice take me to a place of boundless energy and transcendent joy?

January 23, 2014 | Short Order
Meat Is a One-Night Stand, Vegetables Are a Marriage: Franny’s Cellar Series Celebrates Winter Vegetables
Brooklyn restaurant Franny’s gets passionate about vegetables at their latest Cellar Series dinner.

January 21, 2014 | Short Order
It’s ABC Country, as Jean-Georges Launches His Rehabbed Inn at Pound Ridge
Why would he do it? “I never did anything historic before,” he says.

January 20, 2014 | Short Order
Theo Peck Brings Old School Lower East Side Flavor to Brooklyn
A shiksa discovers the delights of matzo ball soup in Clinton Hill

January 9, 2014 | Short Order
“Brooklyn Chef’s Table” Love Fest Warms Up the Polar Vortex
On an icy January night, Sarah Zorn’s book party generates some Brooklyn culinary heat.

December 30, 2013 | Short Order
Whole Foods Comes to Brooklyn: Did you say Superfund or Super FUN?
In a cloud of cinnamon-pinecone-scented air, Brooklyn Mom forsees demise of Fairway...

December 27, 2013 | Short Order
Do or Dine: We Did, We Dined, We Ate Fish Eyeballs (At Least, I Did)
Santaria skulls, subway tile and a spinning disco ball screamed Brooklyn hipster...

November 26, 2013 | Short Order
Reverse Chic: Brooklyn Invades Gotham West Market
Scanning the far-flung, ten thousand square feet grazing grounds of the newly opened Gotham West Market in Hell’s Kitchen, I spot a trio of favorite vendors from my adopted borough…

November 25, 2013 | Short Order
Waste Not Cranberry Sauce Sorbet by Rozanne Gold
The author of Radically Simple can’t resist leftovers.

November 7, 2013 | Short Order
75 farmers in red-and-black plaid hit NYC Friday to promote Cabot cheddar
Plaid-wrapped bus brings farmers to stores. Liberty Hill Farm’s Beth Kennett passes out goodies from Cabot at Zabars.

October 28, 2013 | Short Order
Seventh Annual NY Film Fest Is Boldly Stuffed
I feel disoriented as I order an Old Fashioned from the bartender standing behind the nacho counter at the 3rd Ave AMC Theaters…

October 18, 2013 | Short Order
Hormel’s Sizzling Film Festival Brings Home the Bacon
Foodist Lauren Bloomberg Drains the Fat from Bacon Shorts

October 4, 2013 | Short Order
A Freshman Foodie Dines with the Nordic Gods
There was definitely a repeated refrain of crunch and crumble but none of the burning twigs or dirt I expected.

September 30, 2013 | Short Order
Getting Cultured: Kombucha Tasting in Brooklyn
Holding the slimy, dense chunk of raw, concentrated probiotic culture in my hand, I hesitate before bringing it to my mouth…

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