11/13/19 6:00am

Our Zen state map, as it appeared in the November issue of northforker magazine. (Credit: Eric Hod/Design, Michelina Da Fonte/Information)

The holiday season is nearly upon us and while it can be a time for joy and family, it can also become a rather stressful time for planning and long-term projects. (more…)

11/09/19 6:00am

Caramel apple walnut pie from Bayview Farms & Market in Aquebogue

The season for pie is upon us and we at northforker couldn’t be more excited.

Whether it’s your favorite North Fork souvenir to take home or your go-to hostess gift, you can never go wrong with picking up a pie from one of your favorite farm stands. READ

11/09/19 5:57am

I’ve come across several books about and related to the Long Island wine community over the years. My two favorites have been 2003’s “The Vineyard: The Pleasures and Perils of Creating an American Family Winery,” by Louisa Hargrave who founded our local wine region in the 1970s with her then-husband Alex, and more recently Eileen Duffy’s “Behind the Bottle: The Rise of Wine on Long Island.” READ