Carolyn's picks this week

Carolyn's picks this week include the annual harvest bash at Red Hook's Added Value Farm; Tastes of Brooklyn; the Tubesteak Boogie with Mile End and Sixpoint Brewery; curry, mac n' ...

 
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Boardrockin’ Beach Party Beach season is here (finally!) and Brooklyn Based is giving you even more reason to hop on the A train. In addition to the many edible offerings at the Rockaway Beach Club, ...

 
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Photo © Valery Rizzo Food Book Fair Finally, literary foodies have a place to tap into the wealth of great food writing at the first-ever Food Book Fair. Dozens of authors, journalists, and chefs will share ...

 
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Photo by Valery Rizzo Brooklyn Beer Summit: Spring Session The boroughwide beer celebration that launched last November is back with a warm-weather sequel. The week kicks off with an oyster shuck and cask festival at ...

 
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by Carolyn Stanley Yeast Class Lecture & Tasting Bitter & Esters hosts this informative workshop, where you’ll discover the important role of yeast in beer. After learning about the history of yeast in ...

 
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Photo © Clay Williams. Homebrewer Spotlight at 61 Local Local-brew champion 61 Local opens its taps to some of the ‘hood’s best homebrewers, as part of Yelp Drinks Week (which features even more ...

 
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Photo © Valery Rizzo Trade Up! Kitchen Swap Upgrade your pantry at this bartering bazaar, hosted by Brooklyn Based. Any unused item in good condition is fair game: appliances, utensils, spices, cookbooks, even homemade goodies. Admission ...

 
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Photo © Valery Rizzo. Smorgasbrewery Winter’s not over yet, so there’s plenty of time to catch the Smorg at the Brooklyn Brewery before it heads back outside. This week’s vendors ...

 
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Kelso Beer Night Park Slope’s Fornino spotlights brews from Kelso in this five-course pairing dinner. The hearty menu includes polenta fries and crispy green beans paired with IPA, and hanger steak with broccoli ...

 
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Beer Table Four-Year Feast Help Beer Table celebrate its fourth anniversary with a four-course dinner. The menu includes oysters, a pig head spread, lamb belly, winter squash and chocolate ganache truffles. Read more here and ...

 
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Photo: Jemal Countess/Getty Images Feast Your Eyes: A Holiday Photo Invitational About Food It seems every holiday season we aim to one-up ourselves as chefs, but once the Christmas lights come down and the ...

 
A few dining suggestions for New Year's Eve in Brooklyn

A few dining suggestions for New Year's Eve in Brooklyn New Year’s Eve has its haters. You know – the ‘I don’t go out on New Year’...

 
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Photo © Valery Rizzo. Winter Beekeepers Mixer Join Backwards Beekeepers at 61 Local for a holiday edition of their monthly gathering. Members will be bringing some honey to pair with a selection of cheeses and beer, ...

 
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Seasonal Prix Fixe Dinner To honor Ed Behr’s new cookbook The Art of Eating (culled from 25 years of his magazine of the same name), Marlow & Sons is serving a special menu ...

 
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Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! Here are a few more reasons to be thankful. Holiday Kickoff Party It’s Small Business Saturday–the local-minded answer to Black Friday–and Dekalb Market is the perfect ...