Wednesday’s Table’s popular bahn mi. The sandwich features lemongrass chicken served with pickled daikon radish, carrots, cucumbers, cilantro and mayo on a hero. (Credit: Randee Daddona)
Here are the seven most-read stories this week on northforker.com. To keep up with food, wine, real estate and lifestyle news on the North Fork, like us on Facebook, check out our Instagram page (@The_Northforker) and follow @northforker1 on Twitter. (more…)
Castello di Borghese sauvignon blanc. (Credit: Lenn Thompson)
Just when you thought maybe it was time to drink less sauvignon blanc, Mother Nature has given us another extended streak of warm weather. And with Peconic Bay scallop season not that far off, it’s good to have fresh, clean, local sauvignon blanc around anyway. (more…)
Roman Roth, a true Long Island wine icon, has earned his reputation as one of the best winemakers on the East Coast (and beyond) by making some of the most beloved and highest-scoring wine on Long Island — everything from dry rose to chardonnay to dessert wines to merlot and cabernet franc. (more…)
Nadira Vlaugn, Kristian Iglesias and Nick D’Esposito inside the Mattituck studio of the new design firm Arma. (Credit: Vera Chinese)
To compare furniture to luxury footwear, the new North Fork-based design studio Arma is akin to shoes from the world’s finest fashion houses.
Yes, inexpensive sandals from a discount retailer will cover your feet, but wouldn’t you rather buy artisan-crafted Italian leather loafers on Fifth Avenue that hold up forever? Arma’s high-quality craftsmanship and artful designs are in the same league — and they might change the way you look at furniture.
The partners in the new company are Kristian Iglesias, his life partner Nadira Vlaun and Nick D’Esposito, all of Greenport. Ms. Vlaun brings an art and design background, Mr. D’Esposito a fabrication background and Mr. Iglesias a little of both.
“We’re trying to bridge between art and functionality,” Ms. Vlaun said.(more…)
In between visiting the wineries or are you hungry for that new favorite grab-and-go bite? Whether you are craving a just-like-home, hearty classic sandwich or something with a more exotic bite, below are our five favorite sandwich spots on the North Fork and which ones you should order first. (more…)