Tag: brooklyn

An Evening with WhistlePig

Late last month, we headed to Shelter, a very cozy pizza and whiskey bar in Williamsburg, for the unveiling of WhistlePig’s newest spirit—the Boss Hog, a single barrel uncut and unfiltered rye whiskey. The initial release comes from 24 casks selected by Master Distiller Dave Pickerell and bottled […]

Le Grand Fooding

Last Friday, we were invited by Jameson to attend Le Grand Fooding, an annual event that celebrates food and drink and often focuses on a central theme. In 2010, they hosted an East vs. West competition. In 2011,  13 chefs assembled the meal over the […]

Before the Storm (And How to Help Now.)

Now that it’s been a week since Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc on New York and New Jersey, our lives are back to relative normality—but for many people who have lost their homes or are still living without power, things are far from normal. Our power returned […]

Rockaway Ride

We love going to Rockaway Beach, but when we were planning our trip out there this weekend, we decided to forego the monotony of the A train in favor of a more exciting mode of transportation: our bikes. The day promised to be hot, but we […]

Roberta’s Garden Dinner

What better way to bring in summer than a garden full of people laughing, twinkling lights, long picnic tables, and full glasses of chilled white wine. Our friends at Roberta’s, the quirky Bushwick, Brooklyn, restaurant that we are so enamored with, are doing just that this […]