Your Afternoon Snack: Duck Season

Day one, complete. Those in Prospect Park for opening weekend were blessed with sunshine and a load of fantastic food vendors. Smorgasburg has begun. After weaving between the throngs of first-day patrons, I paid a visit to Duck Season because I couldn’t resist the D.L.T. and the Poutine with Duck Fat Fries. From the freshly baked brioche buns to the demi-glace hiding…

Your Afternoon Snack: The Wonderful World of Smorgasburg

If you haven’t already, get to Smorgasburg as soon as possible. Every Saturday and Sunday, more than 100 vendors gather to serve you the latest and greatest eats. When you arrive, your choices will span a range of culinary delights like sweet treats from Gooey & Co. and Dough, mofongo from the aptly-named MofonGO and duck delicacies from Duck Season. Don’t…

12 Years Strong: franny’s Is Here To Stay

Since 2004, franny’s has been a Southern Italian mainstay on the ever-evolving Flatbush Avenue. Located at in the sweet spot where Park Slope meets Prospect Heights just a stone’s throw away from Brklyn Hospitality favorites like Flatbush Farm and Bark, how does franny’s stand out? After being charmed by the warm interior and delicious aromas wafting from…

Your Afternoon Snack: 5ive Spice

Are you ready for your afternoon snack? Afternoon snacks are brief updates on restaurants and bars in and outside of Brooklyn. I want to ensure you have the latest and greatest recommendations as I explore these culinary landscapes. Don’t worry normal posts will continue as well!    I’m a serious sucker for banh mi sandwiches, so my…

Soigne: Contemporary, Seasonal Eats

My quest for food often brings me to the 5th and 7th Avenues in Park Slope; however, this “South Slope” 6th Avenue gem caught my attention with its thoughtfully cooked food. I’ve had the pleasure of dining at Soigne twice now and I plan to visit many more times. Before we get into the food, I’d like…

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,…