Food For Thought

by / on July 17, 2018 at 3:25 pm / in Food For Thought

Two Cheese-Focused Companies Get a Headstart on All Your Holiday Gift Ideas

The ever thoughtful, prepared, and kind team behind the events department at Murray’s Cheese has put together a stellar roster of holiday gift basket ideas, and they’re so excited that they decided to roll it out in July. Baskets ranging from all-truffle everything to the aptly nicknamed MVP (Most Valuable Platter), which includes 5 different cheeses, 3 kinds of meat, […]

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by / on July 16, 2018 at 2:40 pm / in Food For Thought

Snacking on the Go Just Got a Healthy Upgrade

One of the biggest challenges I face as a busy, on-the-go New Yorker is eating healthy. I don’t always have time to cook and I don’t always have time to sit down for a full meal, especially when I’m running out the door to a meeting or a workout class. And I know I’m not alone. In fact, chef David […]

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by / on July 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Flavor Your Life with Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Europe

No doubt that olive oil is one of the staples in your kitchen. You probably use it almost every day, yet many people don’t know much about this delicious cooking necessity. Flavor Your Life is an ongoing campaign to help raise awareness of Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Europe here in the Northeast and we are excited to learn so […]

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by / on July 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm / in Food For Thought

Otto’s Tacos Opens Up a New Location

I have yet to meet a person who doesn’t love tacos. And Otto’s Tacos is a well-known LA-inspired street style taco joint that has numerous locations throughout the city. Back in June, founder Otto Cedeno opened up their latest location on the Upper East Side, where customers can enjoy all of the fixings they’ve come to love at their East […]

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by / on June 27, 2018 at 10:20 am / in Food For Thought

Flamin’ Hot Mac & Cheetos Delivered to Your Door

Umm so one of my favorite guilty pleasures just totally upped its game. Cheetos are one of my favorite snacks (don’t worry, I only indulge once a month at book club!) and I know I’m not alone in my obsession. I grew up in Illinois and we always had our groceries delivered by Peapod, which is the leading online grocer […]

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by / on June 6, 2018 at 11:30 am / in Food For Thought

Hooters (Finally) Launches Brunch in NYC

Beloved staple around the world, Hooters has finally hopped on the New York City bandwagon of launching their first brunch menu. New Yorkers brunch like no other city in the world so it’s only fitting that the national brand tests out their new menu here. Conveniently located right across the street from Madison Square Garden, the Manhattan outpost of Hooters […]

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by / on June 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm / in Food For Thought

We Got Baked with BOBO’s

Living in New York City I’m always on the go, so it’s important to me to find healthy, wholesome snacks that are easy to grab on my way out the door. I recently discovered BOBO’s Oat Bars and was instantly obsessed. Founder Beryl Stafford created the company back in 2003 out of Boulder, Colorado while baking in the kitchen with […]

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by / on May 22, 2018 at 2:25 pm / in Food For Thought

Get Your Jewish Fix at PJ Bernstein

Nothing is quite as comforting as home-cooked Jewish food. It has the ability to bring you back to your childhood and make you feel at home. PJ Bernstein, a staple on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, has been serving up Jewish delicacies for over fifty years and is still going strong. The deli and diner offers diners everything from pastrami sandwiches […]

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by / on May 7, 2018 at 6:55 pm / in Food For Thought

Discover Japan with the Help of a Bokksu Box

Back in 2016, I went to Japan and one of my favorite parts of my trip was the food. Sure, New York City has plenty of Japanese restaurants, but to really experience another culture’s food, you really have to go to its country of origin. I discovered so many wonderful desserts and street food and just different snacks while I […]

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by / on April 26, 2018 at 5:10 pm / in Food For Thought

The 6th Annual NYC Hot Sauce Expo Was Fiery

In the open, indoor-outdoor space of the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint, dozens of independent purveyors of hot sauce, barbecue sauce, hot jams and other assorted condiments gathered together to celebrate and sell their homegrown spicy wares at the NYC Hot Sauce Expo. The spectrum of sauces ranged from mild to “why am I doing this to myself,” and I’ve […]

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