A taco joint in Brooklyn, NY where amazing ingredients, fresh tortillas and delicious tacos are just the beginning.
Hot Bread Kitchen
Hot Bread Kitchen is a non-profit social enterprise that creates better lives for low-income women and their families. They do this by paying women while they learn the skills necessary to launch food businesses and achieve management track positions in food manufacturing.
BUILDING A NEW AMSTERDAM MARKET
I wasn't a chef when the Old Fulton Fish Market was still in operation at South Street Seaport before it moved into the warehouse wilderness of The Bronx. In fact, I had only lived in New York for a...
Resources for your Mexican Feast
On February 13th, 2013 we were invited by Edible Manhattan to give a very short talk on how to make tortillas over at the Brooklyn Brewery. This is a list of resources that expand on that talk. How to Roll the Perfect...
How to make masa and corn tortillas
First we have to talk a little about the tradition of corn tortillas. In most Mexican families, corn tortillas are the centerpiece of a meal. Without good corn, you aren't off to a good start. They have been around for millennia....
We are not an Island
We are not an island. We can't say it enough. Without our network of friends local to NYC, abroad in faraway places, and the vast network of internet acquaintances and industry associates we couldn't have had such a phenomenal year.Our...
Support La Newyorkina and Fany Gerson
As we've mentioned, our friend Fany, whom we had partnered with to do a Pop-up dinner back in August and first met with a warm embrace and kiss at New Amsterdam Market in July, has been in our thoughts. She's...
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