Pig Island 2014: Red Hook Decked Out in Full Pigalia

Share This past Sunday, September 6, 2014, NYC Foodscape made another late summer trip to Red Hook, Brooklyn for the annual festival of locally raised and masterfully cooked pork and other food and drink, called […]

FamilyCook Productions Trains Nutritional Cooking Instructors for Teen Battle Chef and Look Who’s Cooking Programs

Share Improving school food has become an important goal for food system advocates and organizations, including our First Lady Michelle Obama.  And with the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Act coming up for renewal in 2015 with […]

Today, October 24, 2013, is FOOD DAY…Get Out and Crunch!

Share October 24 is National Food Day, “a nationwide celebration of healthy, affordable, and sustainably produced food and a grassroots campaign for better food policies. Food Day aims to help people Eat Real. That means cutting […]

Kids Follow the Journey of the Taco from Kernel to Plate at East Village Harvest Festival

Share Campos Community Garden and Children’s Workshop School in the East Village teamed up on Saturday, October 19, 2013 to give local kids and their families a garden-to-table Harvest Festival, capping off a highly successful […]

Take the “Journey of the Taco” on Saturday, October 19 at Children’s Workshop Garden at Campos

Share  Campos Community Garden is participating in the Children’s Workshop School’s Harvest Festival being held Saturday, October, 17, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3 pm. We will be hosting a few activities for the kids […]

Join Red Rooster and Other Outstanding Harlem Restaurants on September 26th for Savor the Season — Uptown!

Share As a board member of Harvest Home Farmer’s Markets in New York City, I am proud to invite readers to the Second Annual Savor the Season – Uptown! This exclusive event celebrates 20 years of Harvest Home Farmer’s Markets […]

A Seemingly Bottomless CSA Share Becomes a Delicious Vegetable Curry

Share Sometimes it is downright ridiculous how generous our CSA share is–and we only have a half share. Last week, the farmers at Mountain View Farms brought eggplants galore, summer squash, numerous hot and sweet […]

Pig Island 2013: Best Pork Fest North of the Carolinas…or Maybe Anywhere

Share For pork lovers, there was just one place to be this past Saturday and that was the 4th Annual Pig Island in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Hungry New Yorkers rode a free New York City […]

Peaches Add Luscious Sweetness to Tomato Basil Salad

Share Summer tomatoes don’t really need much help in the flavor department, and right now, there are DOZENS of varieties of tomatoes, including gorgeous heirlooms. Beauties like these stand alone in a salad just fine, […]

Green Bell Peppers Stuffed with Moroccan Lamb and Couscous

Share Pepper lovers are rejoicing as this season’s peppers begin to arrive at markets and in gardens–chilis, Italian frying peppers and the early bell, the green bell pepper. Green bell peppers don’t have the characteristic […]