Category Archives: Brooklyn

Butter & Scotch, Brooklyn NY

Butter & Scotch Unicorn Treat – Salty Brown Butter Cookie Covered in Rainbow Sprinkles and Gold Glitter Blingkles Salted Chocolate Chip Cookie Triple Chocolate Brownie – Dark Chocolate, Cocoa, Chocolate Chips with Sea Salt Hotline Bling Cake – Dark Chocolate … Continue reading

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Leske’s Bakery, Brooklyn NY

Leske’s Bakery Bear Claw PB&J Donut Black & White Cookie Opened in the early 1960s by German immigrants, the property eventually closed, sold and reopened under the same name twice, Leske’s Bakery has been a part of the Bay Ridge … Continue reading

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Totonno’s Pizzeria Napolitana, Brooklyn NY

Totonno’s Pizzeria Napolitana Pepperoni Pie Sausage Pie Serving Coney Island since 1924 it would be hard to call Totonno’s Pizzeria Napolitana anything less than an institution, and although the family-owned business was temporarily shuttered by a fire in 2009 and … Continue reading

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Du’s Donuts & Coffee, Brooklyn NY

Du’s Donuts & Coffee Coffee Milk Brooklyn Roasting Company Coffee Strawberry Honey Fennel Pollen Banana Graham Brown Butter Key Lime Corn Kaffir Cruller Coffee Malt Mexican Hot Chocolate Not knowing that wd~50 would soon shutter during a memorable 2012 meal, … Continue reading

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Pie Corps, Brooklyn NY

Pie Corps Rosemary Apple Pie Pop Almond Croissant Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Pie S’mores Pie Co-created by Cheryl Perry and Andrea Zanin, the latter a consultant based in Italy, Pie Corps at 77 Driggs Avenue in Brooklyn’s Greenpoint neighborhood has been … Continue reading

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Olmsted, Brooklyn NY

Olmsted Rhubarb – Blanco Tequila, Lime, Bitter Orange, Salt Foam, Tonic Crawfish Boil Crackers Morgan’s Meats – Pork Rillettes, Pickled Red Onions Popcorn Monkfish – Aioli Chawanmushi – Nori, Crispy Scallions Duck Chakna – Red Lentil Naan, Pear Chutney Carrot … Continue reading

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aska, Brooklyn NY

aska 2013 Bott Hatan Harslevalu Cultured Butter with Preserved Artichoke, Whipped Pork Fat with Herbs, Manitoba Loaf, Seed Bread, Barley Mash Herb Roll. Brown Butter and Rye Flat Bread Bladderwrack – Blue Mussel Langoustine – Cooked in aromatic Herbs, Nasturtium, … Continue reading

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The Elm, Brooklyn New York

The Elm Black Olive Financier with Yuzu Ricotta Complimentary Eric Bordelet “Sidre Tendre Doux” 2011 French Rye Baguette with Salted Cultured Butter Margarita Foie Gras – Concord Grape Gelee, Peanut, Ginger with Brioche Gnudi – Scallop Tom Yum, Baby Leek, … Continue reading

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OddFellows Ice Cream Co, Brooklyn NY

OddFellows Tastes – PB&J, Sprinkles,EVOO, Thai Iced Tea, Spiced Cherry, Apple Cider Chorizo Caramel and Burnt Caramel on Waffle cone Buttermilk Spiced Apple and Maple Bacon Pecan in a bowl Whether on vacation or back at home it takes something … Continue reading

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Sweet Chick, Brooklyn NY

Sweet Chick Chicken n’ Waffles Carolina Cheese Grits Sticky Bun Pastry Plate – Banana Bread, Corn Muffin, Asian Pear Coffee Cake, Pumpkin Cranberry Loaf, White Chocolate Cranberry Scone Iced Coffee Located in one of the trendiest sections of already trendy … Continue reading

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Buttermilk Channel, Brooklyn NY

Buttermilk Channel Honey Butter Popovers Maple and Bacon Roasted Almonds Caputo’s Handmade Mozzarella with Basil and Anchovy Sauce Cornbread with Chile-Lime Butter Cheese Plate with Toast, Honey, and Pickled Dates Mustard Glazed Grilled Bacon Foie Gras and Country Ham Terrine … Continue reading

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Waffle & Wolf, Brooklyn NY

Waffle and Wolf Banana Pudding, Candied Walnuts, Cherries, Dark Chocolate Ganache on a Cornmeal Waffle Brooklyn Roasting Company Coffee (free w/ Yelp Checkin) Brought to my attention by the manager at Las Vegas’ Crepe Shack & Waffles, Waffle & Wolf … Continue reading

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Egg, Brooklyn NY

Egg Eggs Rothko – Easy-cooked egg in a slice of Amy’s brioche and topped with Grafton cheddar. Served with broiled tomatoes and Col Bill Newsom’s Ham Buttermilk Biscuit with Fig Jam French Toast – 2 slices of Amy’s brioche with … Continue reading

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Peter Pan, Brooklyn NY

Peter Pan Red Velvet Classic Cruller Sour Cream Old Fashioned Perhaps the least ‘hip’ doughnut shop in the land of hipsters and hip doughnut shops like Dunwell, Dough, and Pies n’ Thighs there is a whole lot of charm a … Continue reading

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Allswell, Brooklyn NY

Allswell Coffee Pecan Pancakes Crispy Chicken Sandwich ‘Hipster’ and ‘cute’ were never really words I associated until I walked into Bedford Avenue brunch and dinner spot Allswell on a warm Monday morning only to find the relative newcomer playing The … Continue reading

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Baked, Brooklyn NY

Baked Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Bar Millionaire Bar with Chocolate, Sea Salt, Caramel, Shortbread Lemon Blueberry Scone Cinnamon Roll Chocolate Cupcake Cinnamon Coffee Cake Located in Red Hook and a bit of a hike from the nearest Subway it was a … Continue reading

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Four & Twenty Blackbirds, Brooklyn NY

Four and Twenty Blackbirds Malted Chocolate Pecan and Salted Caramel Apple Owned and operated by Melissa and Emily Elsen, there are really only a few things one needs to know about Four & Twenty Blackbirds. #1) The small shop in … Continue reading

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Gwynnett Street, Brooklyn NY

Gwynnett Street Same Same But Different – Cana Brava Rum, Coconut Palm Sugar, Thai Basil, Lime Puntarella – Blood Oranges, Pistachio, Olive, Padron Pepper Whiskey Bread with Cultured Butter Chicken Liver – Chestnut, Apple, Mushroom Stinging Nettle Soup with Clams, … Continue reading

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Franny’s, Brooklyn NY

Franny’s Fried Polenta with Mustard Greens, Prosciutto Cotto, Egg Tomato and Buffalo Mozzarella Pizza Unfortunately unable to visit Franny’s before the relocation the new space at 348 Flatbush proved perfect for pre-game bites prior to a Nets game at Barclays … Continue reading

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St. Anselm, Brooklyn NY

St. Anselm Quattro Mani “Toh-Kai” 2008 from Primorie Slovenia Pan Fried Mashed Potatoes Three Eggplants – Thai, Italian, Japanese with Chevre Bobo Chicken – Tea Brined and Grilled House made Vanilla Ice Cream with Pork Cracklin’ Brittle and Chocolate Sauce … Continue reading

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