Tag: Dyker Heights

Big Cheese

Italian immigrants brought new ingredients to Brooklyn—and the American diet.

Free Tomorrow Night? Take the Noshwalks Snacking Tour of the Holiday Lights of Dyker Heights

We first took one of Myra Alperson’s food tours nearly a decade ago–we spent a day snacking around Astoria, in Queens–and were instantly impressed by her knowledge of city eats and streets. Alperson puts out a great printed newsletter of her finds called NoshNews (which would make a great last-minute gift) and also gives guided walk-about tours called Noshwalks of the city’s most interesting food neighborhoods.