Marissa Drago is opening Main Road Biscuit Co. at the former Jamesport Country Kitchen location. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)
Marissa Drago’s start in the food industry actually came while on vacation, when she walked into Ina Garten’s Barefoot Contessa market in East Hampton and asked for a job.
Fifteen years later, she’s worked for several prominent New York City food companies, specializing in catering, and has begun raising a family in Mattituck.
Now she’s taking her talents closer to home by opening Main Road Biscuit Co., an upcoming breakfast and lunch spot at the former location of Jamesport Country Kitchen. (more…)
Greenport Village during the Tall Ships festival earlier this month. (Credit: Vera Chinese)
For the second time this year, Real Estate magazine “The Real Deal” mentioned the North Fork — this time specifically Greenport — in comparison to the most populous borough in the biggest city in America. (more…)
Paspartou in Greenport. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)
A Brooklyn artisanal gift shop featuring a nautical theme and European goods has opened a Greenport outpost. (more…)
Brooklyn Oenology winemaker and president Alie Shaper (Credit: Craig Kayaian)
About 15 years ago, Alie Shaper, president and winemaker of Brooklyn Oenology, started working at a Hudson Valley winery, getting her first taste of an industry she grew to love. (more…)
CASTELLO DI BORGHESE COURTESY PHOTO | This wine barrel came came from Brooklyn and was recently served at Ann Marie Borghese’s birthday party.
We suppose if you own a winery and it’s your birthday, a wine barrel-themed cake isn’t such a bad idea for your party. (more…)
Many folks have spent a Sunday or Monday night in the car driving back to the city after a weekend out here on the North Fork. Not everyone films it. (more…)