Every year I have to post a story about Brussels sprouts because the are just so pretty. This year I’ve found some true beauties at the Union Square Greenmarket. Brussels sprouts look like teensy cabbages, but they actually grow on stalks. It is lovely to bring home an entire stalkRead more →
Late in the summer, I saw flyers all over Williamsburg for a new market opening up in Bushwick. I knew the organizers were on the ball when I kept seeing information and previews of their new market, SHWICK. So I was ready for Opening Day in mid-October. SHWICK is aRead more →
I recently surpassed a milestone: 750 stories, right here on Markets of New York City!
I started this site as a blog in December 2009 because my guidebook was finished and in my editor’s hands, but I didn’t want to stop writing.Read more →
Several very exciting things have been going on! First, I am thrilled to have my very first Guest Chef contribute a wonderful story about shopping in a food and produce market in Fethiye, Turkey. You probably know Chef Ross Hutchinson from his Bacon Marmalade days. Read about what heRead more →