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.

Stats Prove We All Actually Do Love Small Business Saturday

  Small Business Saturday is on November 26, 2016! Obviously, I love to shop from small businesses at any possible time, and for any possible thing. I do it because so many people in the markets are pursuing their dreams of doing what they love and also supporting themselves and

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Weekend Market Picks November12 & 13, 2016: The Markets Must Go On

At the risk of offending some readers, this week has been a tough on in New York City. No platitudes here. Just that still, each morning, I wake up in a happy daze, and then the reality of our future hits me and knocks me down a notch. So on

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Weekend Market Picks November 5 & 6, 2016: The Gift of Bakelite

Happy Marathon Weekend! We saw the fireworks kicking off the festivities in Central Park, and the flags of all nations line the street up to the finish line already! We’ll be cheering at Mile 23 on Sunday, so let me know if you’re running, and I’ll follow you on the

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Support One Of The Most Talented Chefs In The City

Ever since my first taste of Saeed Pourkay’s Persian soups in the Union Square Holiday Market, I’ve been in love with the incredibly rich and mouthwatering flavors of everything he makes. I had eaten Persian food before, but Saeed is an extraordinary chef. Part of his talent is the fact

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Brooklyn Flea & Smorgasburg Go Indoors For The Season

BROOKLYN FLEA + SMORGASBURG RETURN TO HISTORIC SKYLIGHT ONE HANSON  STARTING NOVEMBER 5+6 THRU MARCH 2017 Saturday and Sunday, November 5 and 6, Brooklyn Flea and Smorgasburg begin their annual winter merger in a single location, returning this season to their 2010-2012 indoor/winter home at Brooklyn’s most iconic interior, the

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