Happy Thanksgiving from Suzen and Brian

We just wish you all a wonderful holiday filled with good times and tasty food. We’ll blog more about gravy today — because we know that you all relish great gravy.  And besides that craving, we all share some gravy making trepedation. Turkey leftover...

Fresh from the Farm: Great Local Foods from New York State

Yesterday I blogged about Sunday in Lower Manhattan at the New Amsterdam Farmers’ Market. That’s a journey by foot over paving stone streets in very, very lower Manhattan. No car required. Maybe a cab to take you home with everything you buy — that’s what Brian and I...

Sunday in New York at New Amsterdam Market

Ordinarily our Saturdays and Sundays are spent in Olive, New York, with Saturday morning devoted to the Kingston Farmers’ Market. This weekend, we were still in Manhattan. I had my 40th high school reunion. Lots of stories there. You’ve probably had similar...

Welcome to the new blog!

I know I have said to all my friends, family and clients that I would never write a cookbook or anything else, and believe me I went into this venture tenderly. The point is, after being in the food business for nearly 20 years I do have things to say about cookbooks...