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…

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…