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Food is powerful. It not only has the ability to give us energy and keep us healthy, but to bring us together. New York City may not always be the most friendly place to live and visit, and sometimes there […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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. 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 […]
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 […]