The good news is that summer doesn’t really end on Labor Day and nearly all your favorite joints (including those fleeting summer popups) will still be open after Tumbleweed Tuesday. Many stick around until Columbus Day or even Thanksgiving.
Recent Posts by Brian Halweil
One of the enduring pleasures of chronicling food and drink people is glimpsing their passion.
For a wrap-up, I asked panelists local species they’d like to see on more menus and dinner tables. Here are their picks for five unsung fish you should be eating. We predict they will soon become the next “it” fish in and around Gotham.
While another week or so remains until local cherries arrive, followed by blueberries, raspberries and the remaining avalanche of fruit, we top, rinse and pack the red jewels into plastic bags destined for the freezer. They will form the flavor foundation of smoothies, top yogurt and breakfast cereal and oatmeal and be the cooling afternoon snack we’ll crave in July and August.
We are announcing the 10 Eggs Project. Over the course of the summer, we will give 10 Edible readers a dozen eggs each and ask them to show us what they make.
When those jolly green giant spears begin to frame every dinner plate, it’s sort of like a migratory bird’s return. “Ah, yes,” we say, “I remember you, asparagus. The way you soften in butter. The tenderness of your tip. The scent you give our pee.”
When those jolly green giant spears begin framing every dinner plates, it’s sort of like a migratory bird’s return. “Ah, yes,” we might say, “I remember you, asparagus. The way you soften in butter. The tenderness of your tip. The scent you give our pee.”