My New Book—Ice Cream: A Global History

Upper West Side: Henry’s Signs Up to Support School Gardens

Upper West Side: Henry’s and 20 other restaurants sign up to support New York’s school gardens.

Labor Day Weekend: North Fork Restaurant Luce & Hawkins Boasts Free Gallery Opening this Sunday

Jamesport restaurant Luce & Hawkins presents a gallery opening this Sunday with Max Moran’s painting.

Greenmarket Tours with Butter and Savoy Chefs Slated for September

If you want a glimpse of how chefs buy at the Greenmarket, these two farm-to-table tours with Alex Guarnaschelli of Butter and Peter Hoffman of Savoy may be just the ticket.  Afterward, you get to eat a meal at each chef’s restaurant prepared from what they’ve gathered at the market that day. Here are the [...]

Does Obama Hate Asparagus?

It’s spring and that means asparagus season.  But apparently there’s one person who won’t be eating them-President Obama. The word is that the leader of the free world is no asparagus fan.
Regional Best, an online marketplace that supports food artisans, farmers and other small family-owned food companies across the country, is launching a new recipe [...]

Free Brooklyn Food Conference Set for May 2

The Brooklyn Food Coalition is holding a free conference May 2 to help build grassroots support for legislative and other initiatives aimed at a sustainable, healthy and delicious food system.
DATE: Saturday, May 2, 2009
WHERE: P.S. 321 and at John Jay High School, 7th Avenue in Park Slope
PRICE: Conference is FREE and open to all
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