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Running the length of the room, an expansive table is set as if for The Last Supper. Although in addition to bread and wine, it’s arrayed with quinoa salad, faux gras and quiche, and instead of apostles, attendants are the pillars of Brooklyn’s dessert community--including delegates from Blue Marble, The Good Batch, Megpies, Four and Twenty Blackbirds, Baked, Granola Lab, Whimsy and Spice, Raaka Chocolate, Salty Road, Liddabit Sweets and Bien Cuit, and--holding court...
  Downtown Brooklyn is a place where many people work in offices (or have jury duty, or buy Broadway tickets) and need to eat lunch. But until Dekalb Market Hall opens this fall, with its small purveyors of local tasty food, there is a (seeming) dearth of nearby places that offer delicious sit-down meals that are not chain restaurants. However, we can not live by Chipotle alone. And particularly since you can factor in nearby Cobble Hill and Boerum Hill if you're...
Wherever you fall on the coffee spectrum (maybe you just like it black; perhaps you're more of an almond latte person), there's somewhere in Brooklyn that's better than Starbucks. But the borough's coffee scene can admittedly be overwhelming—particularly when you're trying to navigate it before you've had your first cup of the day. And so while we'd never dissuade you from getting the occasional cup of bodega joe, for those times when you want something that's on...
When Jesus declared that man couldn’t live by bread alone, he obviously had a prescient vision of plastic baskets at red sauce restaurants, lined with foil-wrapped butter packets, and day-old, mass-produced loaves. But if he’d peeked just a bit farther into the future, he’d see that a local, whole grain movement would eventually lead to a full-on, pro-gluten renaissance—and the following Brooklyn eateries are leading up the charge. So ignore all admonitions about filling up...

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