Blessings: Fresh Herb. Fresh Food.

Blessings is a breath of fresh air on in the Prospect Park South neighborhood I call home. Flatbush Avenue is teeming with the tantalizing aroma of roti shops, West Indian bakeries, and Asian style take-out spots. As delicious as these bold cuisines are, sometimes you just want a simple plate of good food. When that craving calls,…

Scottadito: Italian Gem in Park Slope

If you are familiar with Park Slope, you know that this area is somewhat saturated with brunch spots, young families, and beautiful brownstones. A short walk from Grand Army Plaza on Union St. is where you can find the Slope’s champion in Italian grubbery, Scottadito. My friends and I are always on the hunt for the most delicious, most affordable,…

Traif: Dine on Some Swine

At the mouth of the Williamsburg Bridge, you can find Traif sitting pretty awaiting your arrival. The neighborhood of Williamsburg is exploding with dive bars, new age restaurants, tattoos, and camera-toting hipsters. Traif is smack dab in the middle of a booming Hasidic Jewish community. Ironically enough, the Hebrew word treif is the Yiddish word for food that does not…

Bark: Old Dog, New Tricks

Summertime in Brooklyn boasts plenty of sunshine, bottomless brunches, long walks, and rooftop parties. When you are looking for something a bit more casual, make your way over to Bark in Park Slope. Their tagline is ‘Just Good Food’, and you can expect exactly that. The restaurant has a host of local farmers that provide…

Marietta: Home Sweet Home

My intention is to serve as a guide for all types of culinary journeys in Brooklyn, not only those touched by the South. However for my first post, it only seemed appropriate to take you all to a culinary gem in Clinton Hill my mother and I found during her last trip from Georgia. My mom is…