Internet of Food: The Great Chicken Sandwich Race

Internet of Food: The Great Chicken Sandwich Race

Disclaimer: This is going to make you feel uncomfortable, and if it does, then my mission is fulfilled. I also do not speak for all Black people. Black people are not a monolith. While Black people have a racial connection, we are of different cultures, Read more…

Farewell TK

Farewell TK

Nestled under the J train, you’ll find many “mom and pop” businesses. The Korean produce stand ECY market was no different from them. A neighborhood staple, the market then called Kim’s Produce in the 1990s, was previously managed by a Korean couple known to the Read more…

Who Does This Restaurant Belong To?

Who Does This Restaurant Belong To?

NYC is arguably one of the top three food capitals of the world. With over 5,000 restaurants spread across the five boroughs, and constant openings and closings, it’s highly unlikely anyone has eaten at all of them. It is more likely that you will consistently Read more…

Eat Your Watermelon and Fried Chicken

Eat Your Watermelon and Fried Chicken

Stop being ashamed of where you come from. Disclaimer: I do not speak for all or any person in the Black diaspora but myself. Hopefully, this writing contains language and pictures that some may find offensive. If it don’t apply, let it fly. We’d be Read more…

Check Please: A Guide to Eating Out with Friends

Check Please: A Guide to Eating Out with Friends

Four rounds, three appetizers, and five mains later and the relationship friend at the table announces they are ready to leave. They have “dessert” plans. We’ve all done it. The planner friend requests the check. The waiter returns with an uneasy smile. They can’t gauge Read more…