Your Guide to the Best Artisan, Farmer, Food & Flea Markets

Food Markets

The indoor and outdoor food markets throughout New York City are at the heart of food innovation, the new go-to spots for food lovers. Imagine a sumptuous, buttery fresh lobster roll, or a brick oven pizza. Or maybe something exotic, like an authentic pupusa, a small corn tortilla filled with savory beans and cheese, or a spicy kimmchi dog. Follow up your main course with three mini-cupcakes in flavors you have probably never imagined, like lavender chocolate, maple bacon and blueberry port mascarpone. These gastronomic delights – and so many more – are made locally or regionally with the freshest ingredients available.

Weekend Market Picks July 18 & 19, 2015: Stylish Toppers from Flamekeepers Hat Club

I met Marc Williamson of the Flamekeepers Hat Club at the Pop Up Flea earlier this year. Marc was named as one of New York’s most stylish people by Time Out Magazine in 2013, and he shares his aesthetic as the founder of this wonderful hat store in Harlem. There

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Mr. Cory’s Cookies Has A Cookie Dough Kickstarter!

  As you probably know, I am a huge fan of Mr. Cory, who is a kid entrepreneur and founder of Mr. Cory’s Cookies. I met him almost 3 years ago at Flea Marqueta in Harlem, and he continues to be an incredibly sweet, smart and talented boy. I wrote

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Weekend Market Picks July 11 & 12, 2015: Cherry Season!

Cherry Season is here. Red Jacket Orchards has had piles of plump, sweet red and white cherries in NYC’s Greenmarkets every day of the week. Grab a few handfuls for a wonderful snack, or more for a pie – or two. I feel like the cherries are extra delicious this

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VIDEO: Chickpea & Olive Vegan Food on NY1 News

    I’m very excited to share the latest story on NY1 News out of the Markets of New York City! Kirsten Shaughnessy features Chickpea and Olive, a fantastic vegan pop up restaurant, in this segment. Co-founders Danielle Ricciardi and Daniel Strong tell us about their delicious menu, which you

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Weekend Market Picks July 4 & 5, 2015: Classic Clam Chowder For The Holiday Weekend

Happy 4th of July! I love this holiday because it means summertime is in full swing! Plus I love hot dogs! Go eat a couple of Nathan’s Famous hot dogs (or 61 if you’re Joey Chestnut!), and then walk around the corner to Bon Chovie at Coney Smorgasburg for some

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