Our “Do It Yourself” summer section! • Brooklyn Paper

Our “Do It Yourself” summer section!

Crista Freeman (lond) and Jess Eddy are making gourmet ice cream out of their Montrose Avenue apartment.
Photo by Stefano Giovannini

Memorial Day is behind us, so it’s officially summer in our book. And that means grilling outdoors, downing a few beers and cooling off with a cone. But why have someone else do it for you, when you can do it all yourself — thanks to our first annual Do-It-Yourself summer guide? Inside, you’ll find tips on grilling, homebrewing and even making your own ice cream from local experts, including Phinnizy & Phebe, two true Brooklyn DIY inspirations featured below. We even got the general manager of one of the hottest bars in the borough to design a new drink, which we’re calling the “Brooklyn Summer.” Your next party won’t be complete without it, so read on!

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