Category Archives: NYC Food Destinations

Red Hook Lobster Pound Headlines Urbanspace Vanderbilt

Weeknights in New York City can be a challenge.  Of course, we can always rely on whatever happens to be in our refrigerator, and I love to cook.  But we get bored with eating the usual seven favorite recipes, and … Continue reading

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Stella 34 and Morimoto’s: Valentine Weekend Conclusion

Shopping at Macy’s Herald Square and lunch at the flagship store’s premier restaurant, Stella 34, got the concluding day of our Valentine Weekend off to a great start.  While others were celebrating President’s Day, we enjoyed time together away from … Continue reading

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Dun-Well Doughnuts: Dairy Free Dessert Crawl, Part 4

On a cold rainy Sunday afternoon, Therese and I took a subway trip way out to Bushwick, Brooklyn to try out some vegan treats at Dun-Well Doughnuts.  I had vaguely remembered hearing about their success in the Doughnut Wars on … Continue reading

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Babycakes and Tache: dairy free dessert crawl, part two

This time when I went in search of dairy free sweets, stopping at Babycakes and Tache along the way, I did actually go on a crawl of sorts.  I was in midtown, having visited the dentist, and was puzzling over … Continue reading

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Blossom du Jour, Chelsea: Vegan Dessert Crawl, part one

For the beginning of my exploration of the great vegan desserts available in New York City, I decided to visit Blossom du Jour in the Chelsea neighborhood.  This is a cafe that is part of the chain of Blossoms which … Continue reading

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Split pea soup with bacon ends and ground duck-stuffed eggplant

Two weekends ago when we visited the Union Square Greenmarket, we brought home some rather decadent delicacies: bacon ends from the Grazin’ Angus Acres vendor, and ground duck meat with ground duck bacon mixed into it from Hudson Valley Duck.  … Continue reading

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Union Square Greenmarket, Risotteria, O & Co.: Saturday in NYC

If it’s autumn in New York, it must be harvest time, and therefore, just the right time to visit the Union Square Greenmarket.  Truthfully, we hadn’t been there in a while, and had been wanting to pay a visit to … Continue reading

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