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On a trip to Istanbul in August, Nicole Chaszar of Greenpoint-based seasonal soupery The Splendid Spoon became obsessed with cacik, a cold cucumber soup made with Greek yogurt, mint and dill. When we last checked ...

 
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At The Splendid Spoon, Nicole Chaszar's summer tomato and dill soup captures the flavors of summer's peak. At the Greenpoint-based ‘micro-soupery’ The Splendid Spoon, Nicole Chaszar makes simple but sophisticated, hyper-seasonal ...

 
Nicole Centeno of Greenpoint-based Sea Bean Goods. Nicole and husband Brian Chaszar launched their 'Micro-Soupery' last winter, focusing on soups made with seasonal local ingredients sourced from farmers at local farmer's markets. They’re now offering a delivery service. Photo © Donny Tsang – all rights reserved.

Nicole Centeno of Greenpoint-based Sea Bean Goods. Nicole and husband Brian Chaszar launched their 'Micro-Soupery' last winter, focusing on soups made with seasonal local ingredients sourced from farmers at local farmer's ...

 
Nicole at work, making one of Sea Bean's soups in the kitchen at Paulie Gee's in Greenpoint. Photo by Donny Tsang, aka 'Ultrateg'

Nicole Centeno of Greenpoint-based Sea Bean Goods. Nicole and husband Brian Chaszar launched their 'Micro-Soupery' last winter, focusing on soups made with seasonal local ingredients sourced from farmers at local farmer's ...

 
The Brooklyn Thanksgiving Potluck - Recipes and memories from some of our favorite Brooklyn chefs

The Brooklyn Thanksgiving Potluck - Recipes and memories from some of our favorite Brooklyn chefs Once again, Thanksgiving is upon us. It seems to happen this way every year. We know the holidays are coming. ...

 
Brooklyn Thanksgiving Potluck: Creamy Celery Root Soup from Nicole Centeno & Brian Chaszar of Sea Bean Goods

Editor’s Note: Nicole Centeno & Brian Chaszar of Greenpoint-based Sea Bean Goods make small batches of soup using fresh ingredients purchased directly from local farmers at Brooklyn Greenmarkets. Their soups are available at Smorgasburg, ...

 
Nicole Chaszar of Sea Bean Goods, at work. Photo by Donny Tsang.

Donny Tsang's Foodaissance photo project is on display at the James Beard House through October. Pictured: Jen King and Liz Gutman of Liddabit Sweets. © Donny Tsang Food photographer (and occasional Nona contributor) Donny ...

 
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Long lines, hot sun and a lot of food. That was the scene this past weekend in Williamsburg at the kick-off of Smorgasburg, the culinary carnival from the masterminds behind Brooklyn Flea.