We’re big fans of the food scene in Queens as well as big fans of Food Historian Francine Segan. So, when Francine told us she would be a judge at this year’s Charcuterie Masters 2017, we knew it would be a delicious event to attend! Charcuterie Masters 2017 is the first-ever competition of its kind. Professional … More Charcuterie Masters 2017
If you read our last post regarding Queens Food Tours, you know we enjoy learning about all that Queens has to offer. Dan Unter, owner of Redwood Deli in Forest Hills and Marissa Spano, Co-Founder of Skilltapp, which connects independent contractors with recruiters, are partners in a new distribution company, 5 Boro Goods. 5 Boro Goods … More It’s in Queens!
Written by Kristina With Allen being a big Mets fan (yes, he’s ok after their loss on Wednesday) and myself working in Long Island City, we are pretty fond of Queens and all it has to offer. We’re aware of the diverse food scene in the borough and are glad we attended Queens Taste 2016 over … More Queens is King
If you read our last post, you know how much we appreciate the Queens food scene. Kristina spends her days working in the borough, and Allen spent his childhood visiting Flushing for weekend grocery shopping. When our friend, food historian Francine Segan, told us she was planning a talk on Queens at the 92Y on Tuesday, … More Francine does Queens
We were among the 600 guests in attendance for this year’s Queens Taste at the New York Hall of Science. Queens, well known as a diverse borough, offers everything from sweet to savory, crunchy to soft, and spicy to sweet. Queens Taste certainly didn’t disappoint as it offered a wide range of delicious fare from across … More Queens Taste 2016 Recap
Half of FP (Allen) grew up visiting Flushing every weekend with his parents to shop for groceries and eat at different restaurants. The other half (Kristina) currently works in Astoria so we both know about the delicious food that Queens has to offer. You too can also sample a taste of what Queens has to offer … More Queens Taste 2016
This fall, Kristina is beginning a new job in Queens which means, among many other things, easy access to a wide variety of delicious food. Here’s her first report from the neighborhood. Last week, while on-site at the new gig for planning and preparation, my team and I were looking for a quick lunch option … More Lunch Break
Now that summer is in full swing, we’re crossing things off our “must do” list. One place we try to visit at least once each summer is the The Beer Garden at Bohemian Hall in Astoria, Queens. (Check out a few pictures from a previous trip here!) It’s the perfect spot for relaxed outdoor drinks– … More Summer Night Out