Taking up part-time residence in New York City last month, I was delighted to meet a downstairs neighbor, Tobin Ludwig, who makes the lovely Hella Bitters. What good karma for our new old building! “What is your favorite use of bitters?” I asked. For someone who makes bitters, he struggled. I pushed. He relented and said, “A rum old fashioned.” What a splendid idea, I thought. Last night a tweet asked me for a cocktail with a good rum. And so there it was. The rum old-fashioned called. The weather has cooled, I have some most excellent rum, and the sweetness and the bitters combine for a great summer rum cocktail. But lo—there was more, karma-wise. I returned to my original old-fashioned post and noticed that I’d used Hella bitters, long before I’d met Tobin! Read On »
Posts Tagged: NYC
Two students in NYC have come up with a program that allows low income families to exchange compost for fresh produce, via Greatist.
Yes, a film festival all about food, cuisine, and it is delicious, via Food Film Festival.
Some restaurants in NYC are open, feeding folks, and giving their funds back to charity, via Zagat Blog.
Have you heard about the Food Film Fest occurring in NYC & Chicago, via Food Film Fest?