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5 Green Hotels In NYC Eco Travelers Will Love

When your wanderlust is good but your carbon footprint is bad, you can give your conscience a good scrub with just a little advance attention to where you’re staying and how your accommodations might green up your stay. Responsible tourism […]

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Epicure’s Guide To NYC’s Vegan Ice Cream Purveyors

Ice cream is typically not a particularly vegan indulgence. However, in innovative New York City, milk doesn’t necessarily need to be an ingredient. The following purveyors in NYC produce high quality, dairy-free ice cream, flavorful without any nutty aftertastes. 1. […]

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How Blue Marble Ice Cream Is Making Saving the World A Little Tastier

Wouldn’t it be nice if your guilty pleasure wasn’t so guilty? That’s exactly what friends Alexis Meisen and Jennie Dundas decided to create when they founded Blue Marble Ice Cream — an artisanal, organic ice cream company with a twofold […]

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Chocolate And Spirits Unite Sustainably In Brooklyn, New York

Chocolate and liquor are probably not the first things that come to mind when you think of healthy food and drink. Additionally, they’re not typically two items you imagine pairing together; however, at Brooklyn’s Cacao Prieto, single origin Dominican cacao and […]

Horchata NYC: Where Modern Mexican Food Meets Authentic Design

Horchata. A milky rice-based drink sweet spiced with cinnamon and chilled over ice. Horchata is also the name of one of New York City’s newest Mexican Restaurants, opened in Greenwich Village in May 2014 and serving a number of innovative […]

Coffee Culture: Top Five Cafes In New York City, USA

It won’t be surprising to hear that New York City is one of the most complex and diverse metropolises in the world. Food, fashion, architecture, history, culture…NYC is a hub for all of them. So too for coffee, especially in […]

What Do Pig Trotter Ice Cream, Dexter And Pickled Blood Oranges Have In Common? Find Out At NYC’s Louro Restaurant

Walking into Louro Restaurant feels like coming home. I immediately relax as I enter its laid-back West Village neighborhood, whose quiet parks and bookstores provide an oasis of serenity amongst the hustle and bustle of New York City. Louro’s unassuming […]