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Brooklyn Food

by Nancy Vecilla

Brooklyn Re-invents Artisan Food, Green Grocers, Organic Edibles, Farmer Markets & Much, Much More.

Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket

Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket

Brooklyn food has always been famous for it’s range of original and home-cooked delights, from Italian sausages and fresh-baked cheesecakes to hand-pickled Gefilte fish. So it’s no surprise Brooklyn is now leading a huge, new food movement of inventively fresh, local, quirky, and creative foods.

These delectable delights, in close to every food category imaginable, include family-farm organic milk and house-made gelati to locally mixed granola that also supports an anti-bullying campaign. Where is the best place to start experiencing the new tastes of Brooklyn food? Anywhere you want, just make sure you bring your appetite.

THE BEST OF ARTISAN, SPECIALTY & FARMER MARKETS:

LOCAL ARTISANS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP:

GREEN AND ORGANIC MARKETS:

EXPLORING ETHNIC FOOD IN BROOKLYN:

 HOW GET INVOLVED IN THE GRASS-ROOT MOVEMENT:

·      http://brooklynfoodcoalition.org/

 BROOKLYN COOKING CLASSES: