In its fifth year HARVEST has taken on a new partner. The Long Island Wine Council and the nonprofit HARVEST East End are partnering with Dan’s to put on Long Island Wine Country’s signature event on Saturday, August 23. The event, now called Dan’s HARVEST EAST END, will remain in place on the North Fork at McCall Ranch in Cutchogue. This year’s honorees are chef Tom Schaudel and New York Times food writer Florence Fabricant.
A few years ago, the Stephens moved to their dream house in the woods with a desire to grow and raise as much of their food organically to support their family and serve the community, while living in harmony with nature.
For our upcoming High Summer Issue, photo editor Lindsay Morris and I spend some time in the kitchen with George Hirsch. A local — although as a 15-year resident of the Hamptons he says he’s still getting his green card — chef and host of the show on public television, “George Hirsch Lifestyle.”
Each week, David Page of Shinn Estate Vineyard sends out a newsletter updating subscribers on the latest news and the state of the vineyard. And that’s what I like about this newsletter. It keeps me updated on the growing season and on the latest methods Barbara is using in the vineyard, which she farms sustainably as a member of Long Island Sustainable Wine Growing.
Monday is Industry Day at Montauk Beach House. The old RonJon got gussied up three years ago when the Polynesian-themed motel was turned into a private club in the heart of Montauk and the tiki god standing guard over the village turned gold.
You’ve definitely heard of beer on tap; you’ve most likely heard of wine on tap, but a cocktail on tap, premixed, frosty and delicious? I hadn’t either, but mosey on down to Almond in Bridgehampton to say that you’re one of the first to try the never-ending, you-don’t-have-to-wait-for-them-to-make-it Tequila Sour.
This is our fourth food truck derby coming up on August 8. Remember the first one when it thunder stormed all day, and then broke for the hardy souls who made it and stayed and then enjoyed good weather? Then there was the one with all the drummers. It’s a great family event, but it’s […]