food 08.14.13

Food Notes

Treat House, 452 Amst [81st/82nd] 212.799.7779, is the new HQ for Rice Krispies-style treats, elevated well beyond their humble origins.

Myra Alperson's New Bronx City Noshwalk takes place Saturday, August 24, noon. Cambodian, Jamaican, Vietnamese, Mexican and Ghanaian food, plus WPA murals and Poe Cottage. $55

Eating on the Wild Side: The Missing Link to Optimum Health
by Jo Robinson explores why so many essential nutrients
in our fruits and vegetables have been lost over generations
and what you can do about it.

Bon Appetit rounds up the best new restaurants of 2013 (so far), including Brooklyn's Aska, run by chef Fredrik Berselius.

The Hudson Valley's Wilklow Orchards has rocking green zebra tomatoes. So good! They're at Borough Hall Greenmarket, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; Tuesdays and Fridays at South Street Ferry Terminal Building Greenmarket. More on the variety here.

Almonds imported from Sicily by Gustiamo could put you off Blue Diamond for life, though quality like this doesn't come cheap.

A ramen primer

Here's a sneak peek at a few of the stores
under consideration for Shop Talk.

Shop Talk: New York's 100 Most Interesting Stores
by MUG publisher Charlie Suisman
is crowdfunding now at Indiegogo.
Be part of the Shop Talk project here

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