At Blenheim Hill Farms, which provides greenhouse-grown produce and ethically raised meats for Blenheim in West Village, the chores never go undone, even in frigid temperatures.
At Lincoln Ristorante, bakers prepare everyday pastries and breads as well as orders for the Met Opera, plus cakes and cookies for private parties and events.
The city’s best block party required all night pig prep starting at 1 a.m. A rare sight in the middle of Manhattan, these photos contain graphic imagery and might not be for everyone.
The romance behind Mimi Cheng’s Dumplings only extends so far. We dropped by right around closing time to see what happens after you’ve eaten your fill of dumplings.
We dropped by just at the beginning of the vampire shift at Black Seed Bagels, when head baker Dianna Daoheung and her crew were getting the oven up to temperature and rolling the very first batches.
Unlike other industry veterans, you’ll still find Anita Lo at Annisa five days a week. She’ll be working the line, taking care of emails and bills and delivering her cooks drinks after the last ticket of the day.
Some folks might see colors and shapes while hearing music; Tracy Candido and Laura Leebove envision compositions of flavors.