Local Food Stories, Exotic Fruit Tasting, Iced Coffee Tasting, + Rooftop Farm to Pizza
To welcome a new exhibit by food writer and documentarian James Boo on his 1 Minute Meal series highlighting the stories of NYC's diverse food community, Museum of Food and Drink hosts a screening and panel including Boo and many of his food artisan subjects like Helen You (Dumpling Galaxy) and Denisse Lynn Chavez (El Atoradero)
Have you ever seen those exotic looking fruits in Chinatown and wondered what they taste like? Here's you chance to do it with the professionals. Delivery service Znackers hosts six tastings of exotic fruits like Cherimoya, Mangosteen, and the inafmous stinky fruit Durian.
Iced coffee is no longer just leftover drip coffee with ice cubes. Visit Hester Street Fair to sample the creative concoctions of local coffee creators. Everything from cold brew to nitro to a black matte latte with coconut ash. Get amped up and vote on the most impressive caffeine fix.
Make your own pizza at Archestratus Books in Greenpoint. But this is not just any pizza making event. You get to use the fresh, hyperlocal ingredients from the nearby Eagle Rooftop Farms. Edible flower pizza, anyone? You can also take the local growing ethic home with you by picking up a copy of farmer Anne Novak's book The Rooftop Growing Guide.