The Meat Hook

James Lum, a butcher at The Meat Hook, thinks you should try their lamb bacon. The rock and roll never stops at The Meat Hook, and neither does creative butchery. The shop’s commitment to ...

 
At Marlow & Daughters in Williamsburg, head butcher TJ Burnham makes grass-fed beef jerky inspired by his New Mexico roots.

And today? A stop at Marlow & Daughters – the little butcher shop on Broadway that was the first in the borough to throw down the gauntlet for good meat when it opened in late 2008. ...

 
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Editor’s note: Scott Bridi of Brooklyn Cured takes inspiration from the cultural traditions of New York City — Italian-American pork stores, the Lower East Side deli, the French charcuterie, and the German beer garden. ...

 
Fleisher's works only with local, sustainably-raised meats.

Jessica Applestone, co-owner of Fleisher's Grass-Fed and Organic Meats outside their new Park Slope location. The new shop opens today. (Pictured with Schmutz Applestone - and yes, Fleisher's makes their own ...

 
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Josh Sharkey and Brandon Gillis of Park Slope's Bark Hot Dogs “Some people thought we were crazy. They’d ask, ‘So what are you guys gonna do?’ We’d say, &#...

 
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Fleisher’s Meats, one of New York’s first sustainably-focused butcheries, is set to return to Brooklyn this fall.  Founded in 1901 in what’s now Windsor Terrace, Fleisher’s was ...

 
Mile End's Noah Bernamoff

“Good meat is homemade, it’s freshly ground spices, and it’s care for the method. It’s not looking for shortcuts, and that’s what the average deli became – ‘how can we ...

 
Chris Woehrle and Robert Stout of Kings County Jerky

Chris Woehrle and Robert Stout of Kings County Jerky When Robert Stout and his wife moved into the Bed-Stuy apartment above Chris Woehrle’s place a few years ago, the two quickly hit it off ...

 
Chris Woehrle and Robert Stout of Kings County Jerky

In the weeks before Thanksgiving, the myriad methods for prepping and roasting the holiday turkey are a common topic of friendly debate in kitchens, offices and bars throughout Brooklyn. Some of us stick with family ...