Tag Archives: Cheese

Market Watch: Cheese of the World

Post by:  Aleda Word(s) of warning & apology:  I’m super-duper pregnant, and it’s making my brain slightly more dysfunctional than usual, which in turn has made my posting both slightly less frequent and slightly more nutty than normal.  Between all … Continue reading

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Market Watch: Mario’s Meats & Colombo’s Fruits – Two Middle Village Italian Specialties

Post by Aleda These two stores are both so great that I really struggled with combining them into one post, but realized that for some of our readers the fact that the two are almost next door to each other … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Potato Leek Soup

Post By: Aleda My lovely partner-in-blogging Kim and her husband recently got me a Cuisinart SmartStick Hand Blender for my birthday.  When they came over for New Year’s Eve I thought I should put it to good use and so set my … Continue reading

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Market Watch: Russo’s Mozzarella and Pasta

Post by: Kim So I realize that I’m sticking my neck out here and taking you into the belly of the food-centric beast: Park Slope, Brooklyn.  But hear me out.  This is no ritzy grocery store, no trendy, family-friendly eatery, … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Risotto and Other Inspiration

Post by: Kim Ordering out is way too easy in this city.  I am well versed in those culinary philosophies which specify that greasy takeout Chinese food is the exception to the “made by humans” rule and have wholeheartedly bought … Continue reading

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Market Watch: Trade Fair

Post by: Aleda Today I went to my local Trade Fair in Richmond Hill, one of eleven Trade Fair stores located in Queens.  I love this supermarket.  The diversity of food selection is a reminder of why I love living … Continue reading

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Market Watch: Nams Village Farm

Post by: Aleda Today on my marathon errand running tour de force down Metropolitan Avenue I finally stopped by Nams Village Farm in Queens to check out the produce.  Nams is located in Middle Village (or Maspeth, depending who you … Continue reading

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