Home Tags 1 Knickerbocker

Tag: 1 Knickerbocker

Last week, we shared the good(?) news that Jason Stevens, former owner of DUMBO's reBar, had been arrested and arraigned by the Brooklyn D.A.'s office on the charges of  grand larceny in the second degree and tax evasion in the second degree. Both counts carry a maximum of 15 years in jail. At the same time, that news was bittersweet because many of the couples that gave Stevens thousands of dollars in wedding deposits may...
The prevalence of fish sauced kale salads and honey glazed brussels sprouts has been working our last nerve for months now, as have all manner of tubers that have ridden out the winter in cold storage, like sweet potatoes, rutabagas and sunchokes. So over it. Our very constitution cries out for anything fresh from the ground, verdantly green, and highly perishable. Ramps? You better believe it. Asparagus and artichokes? Yes please. Fiddlehead ferns? Granted,...
St. Patrick’s Day is today, which means that it’s only a matter of time before we’re deluged with green beer, green bagels, and those seasonal, green-tinged “Shamrock Shakes” from McDonald’s. Shudder. Erin Go Blah. But if Brooklyn’s unflagging obsession with kale is any indication, it’s really entirely easy to go green during the convivial, Irish holiday without OD’ing on artificial flavors and dyes. So take a cue from the naturally celebratory fava bean guacamole at...
It can be hard to motivate yourself to do anything during the most bitterly cold, windy and wet weeks of winter, let alone traverse the borough regularly for dinner. But like a crocus poking its furled head through the frosty ground, an inbox full suddenly full of invites to upcoming food fests serves as promise that spring is indeed on its way. We always know the season is about to take a turn for the...