Brooklyn dining listings

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December, 2014

Dining: Guess who is coming to dinner. Comment
Dining: Finally! A place to buy $3.75 doughnuts in Prospect Heights! Comments (5)

November, 2014

Dining: This class is kind of a big dill. Comment
Dining: Learn the science behind perfect pies at these classes in Brooklyn. Comment
Dining: It was one small step for pizza, and one giant leap for pizza delivery. Comments (10)

October, 2014

That’s the spirit! New book highlights local liquors and libations

Dining: Lovers of both booze and Brooklyn are going to drink this up! Comment

Recipe: Royal Ascot Cocktail

Dining: Make this variation on a Pimm’s cocktail from Boerum Hill’s Building on Bond at home. Comment

Pump-king! Brooklyn pumpkin ales go head to head

Dining: Orange you curious who makes the best pumpkin beer in Brooklyn? Comment

September, 2014

America the booze-iful! W’burg bar creates a cocktail for every state

Dining: A drive to all 50 states would take a long time — especially when you factor in Hawaii. But a new Williamsburg bar is offering an alcohol-soaked road trip that will allow patrons to circumnavigate the states from the comfort of their bar stools. Comments (2)

Region-themed bars around Brooklyn

Dining: Drink in California, Maryland, Texas, Minnesota, or Illinois without leaving the borough. Comment

Pho-nominal pho!

The Best Thing We Ate This Week: We were bowl-ed over by this new Bensonhurst Vietnamese restaurant. Comments (1)

August, 2014

Fish off of Fulton: Locals know where to find the best fry D’town

Go There Now While You Still Can: This prices are just right at this Downtown mainstay that has been serving fish and chips for 40 years. Comments (1)
Dining: This public servant got a taste of a different kind of service on Friday night in Brooklyn Heights. Comments (3)

July, 2014

Dining: The story of how a cheese-stuffed, steak-topped burger took one scribe’s breath away. Comments (2)
Dining: Santa is coming early to Brooklyn — and he is bringing beer. Comment
Dining: Which came first — the chicken or the keg? Comments (20)
Dining: Industrial decoration and outdoor seating are all the rage in the restaurant world, so it was only a matter of time before someone decided to host a gourmet dinner inside a dumpster. Comments (22)
Awesome: The hot-dog-eating titan got engaged in front of a massive audience in the pouring rain to work up an appetite for the 61 hot dogs he gobbled to clinch an eighth straight championship. Comments (2)
Dining: Get beer-sodden by the sea! Comment

June, 2014

Purdy linen! White-clad dinner descends on Prospect Park

Dining: The potluck operated on the principle of “take only pictures; leave only heel-prints.” Comment
Dining: A beloved Red Hook snack factory that bounced back from Hurricane Sandy has opened a frozen treat shop just in time for summer. Comments (2)
Dining: It was the cream — and the gyro, the hot dog, and the crepe — of the street-fair crop. Comment

Shack attack! Second Bklyn Shake Shack opens doors in Dumbo

Dining: The high-end fast-food restaurant is shaking up the waterfront food scene. Comments (4)
Dining: Rumors of its beehives are greatly exaggerated. Comments (8)
Dining: Consider it a rite of passage. A delicious, delicious rite of passage. Comment

Kicking the high balls: Drink your way through the World Cup

Dining: Hunter’s Restaurant in Cobble Hill has created a cocktail for every team in the World Cup. Comments (2)

Brews clues: Fermentation fans battle it out at Beer Geek Trivia

Dining: All those years of beer drinking could finally score you more than a gut and an unnecessarily large collection of novelty coozies. Comments (1)
Dining: Big government is going after little pizza. Comments (13)
Dining: Brooklyn Brewery will host 26 breweries from around the state, all offering up their weirdest, most hard-to-find concoctions. Comments (2)

May, 2014

Where to eat amazing ice cream in Brooklyn this summer

Dining: The Polar Vortex is long gone and it is almost time to crave a gust of cold air to break the sweltering heat of a Brooklyn summer. Should it not arrive in enough of a hurry, there is always ice cream. Comment

It’s Memorial Day! And this is the best thing we ate this week!

The Best Thing We Ate This Week: Look, you can’t have Memorial Day without barbecue, so this review of a life-altering rib is totally apropos! Comment
Dining: Summer is upon us and it is time for some al fresco dining. Comments (4)
Dining: Pizza historian Scott Wiener will explain how the cheesy finger-food became a staple of New York fare and how his home borough helped get it there. Comments (1)

Swallow your pride: Wine tasting pits Brooklyn’s booze against Europe’s finest

Dining: Judge not lest ye be judged — but if you ain’t from here, fugheddaboudit. Comments (1)

April, 2014

Cooking up a stink: Taiwanese Night Market serves up stinky tofu

Dining: “Your food stinks!” is not an insult to this cook. Comments (2)
Dining: Forget about eggs — the borough’s top chocolatiers are making chocolate-dipped Peeps, two-foot tall bunnies, and chocolate-coated matzoh this Easter. Comments (5)
Dining: We remember the legendary pizzaiolo. Comments (1)

To renewed Heights! Promenade mainstay gets makeover

Dining: The two-decade-old Brooklyn Heights Cafe has reopened after a six-week renovation. Comment

Amateur hour: Brooklyn home brewers compete for glory in Gowanus

Dining: Local home brewers will pit their best beers against each other at the “Pride of Brooklyn Homebrew Festival” — and you can help decide the winner. Comments (2)
Dining: Want to make your own beers, but don’t know a wort from a trub? We’ve got you covered. Comment

Spice market: Smorgasburg fires up again with two India-inspired hot sauces

Dining: Brooklyn’s outdoor markets are gearing up for an Indian summer. Comments (3)
Dining: Toast the “Mad Monk” at this educational dinner party celebrating the life and legacy of the mysterious Russian mystic. Comments (1)

March, 2014

Chili factor: Aviator’s chili fest has ostrich on the menu

Dining: Something spicy is cooking at Floyd Bennett Field. Comment

Saucy squabble: Is it ‘sauce’ or ‘gravy’?

Dining: What’s in a name? Would not a sauce by any other name taste as tangy? Comments (21)

Swine dining and Francophilia abound in Old Brooklyn cooking

Dining: We learned some surprising tidbits in our quest to better understand the food of Walt Whitman’s day. Comment
Dining: Let’s just hope the leafy greens don’t taste like grass. Comments (8)

Cooking with swan

Dining: 2 fresh bay leaves Comment
The Best Thing We Ate This Week: Pancakes for dinner? That is the order of the day at Dosa Royale. Comments (6)

Spice girl: Bay Ridge icon pens new cookbook

Dining: Tanoreen’s Rawia Bishara shows you how to make her beloved Middle Eastern food at home. Comment

February, 2014

What a crock! This cookoff has pots of chili — but no pot chili

Dining: There is just one thing you cannot put in your dish at Barcade’s Underground Chili Extravaganza... Comment
Changing Brooklyn: Nothing is stopping these iconic Brooklyn eateries from going the way of the dodo. Comments (21)

Spice market: Feel the burn with these Brooklyn hot sauces

Dining: Just how many variations on the mouth-searing condiment can one borough cook up? You might be surprised! Comment
Dining: ‘NYC Brewer’s Choice’ brings 27 state breweries to Williamsburg for epic tasting event. Comments (16)

Brew-klyn: More Beer Week events around the borough

Dining: Enjoy New York City Beer Week without crossing a bridge. Comment

Three Way: The Way Station bar celebrates third anniversary

Boro of Nerds: The Prospect Heights Doctor Who- and steampunk-themed bar is throwing a birthday bash, with live swing music and go-go dancing. Comments (2)
Dining: Thinking of throwing down at the Brooklyn Meatball Takedown on Feb. 9? We asked the pros what makes a spicy meatball. Comments (4)
Dining: One fancy California restaurant is FedExing in some pricey pasta. Comments (3)

January, 2014

Winging it: Super Bowl party catering from Brooklyn eateries

Dining: Don’t drop the ball on Feb. 2 — let one of these local restaurants cater your big game party. Comments (1)
Dining: Egg is about to get a bigger carton. Comments (26)

A taste of the Gowanus: Popular ice cream shop to offer ‘toxic sludge’ flavor

Dining: Gowanus is getting a taste of its own medicine. Comments (4)

Grab a blanket and go for a brisk picnic

Dining: “Competitive Winter Picknicking” will pit teams of cold-weather diners against each other in a battle to create the finest alfresco feast in Prospect Park. Comments (1)

What to pack on your winter picnic

Dining: Picnic like a champion this winter, with these locally-sourced essentials. Comment

River Cafe set to reopen for first time since Sandy

Dining: An iconic restaurant on the Dumbo waterfront will reopen on Feb. 1, more than a year after it got soaked Hurricane Sandy, according to staff members. Comment

Chock full: Top chocolatiers visit Gowanus for tasting party

Dining: This golden ticket will get you into a room of chocolate — and you won’t have to go searching through Wonka Bars to find one. Comments (3)

Road to Borough Hill: Fancy fried chicken joint opens quietly Downtown

Dining: Downtown fried chicken fans are getting a taste of how Manhattan does the down-home staple. Comment

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