Artisanal Crafts on the Rise: A Look at Harlem Vintage

By admin | December 7, 2011

Photo: southie3

Photo: southie3

A recent Vancouver Sun article highlighted the current movement among individuals to create their own business visions by starting local, artisanal shops.  Many underemployed or unemployed are pulling themselves up by creating something on their own in order to become fully employed again.

This phenomenon is happening right here in the US and Harlem, too.  Local artisanal food and spirit stores open up across the country on a daily basis.  Artisanal food is one of the fastest-growing sectors of the food service economy. As the economy continues to struggle, those with the talent endeavor to produce unique, artisanal products ranging from food and wine to clothing and gifts. Read More


Top 5 Artisanal Sodas for Sipping

By mahir | March 1, 2011

Now that Spring is in the air, and warm and sunny days are not far, it’s nice to have a refreshing beverage.  When you don’t feel like an alcoholic beverage with dinner, crack open your favorite soda. For a change of pace, check out these top 5 artisanal sodas fit for sipping, not chugging. Read More


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Whether it’s finding the best goat tacos in LA, spotting a well-worn vintage bag in Sweden, or interviewing the “crab man” selling seafood on a corner in Harlem, we tell stories seen from Chef Marcus Samuelsson‘s point of view. strives to create conversations about food, nutrition, culture, art, and design. We want to find Read More


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