07/16/19 6:00am

When it comes to summer on Shelter Island, The Pridwin’s Wednesday night cookouts are hard to beat. Not only do the grounds of the historic waterfront hotel boast sweeping sunset views over Peconic Bay, its weekly offering of live music and all-you-can-eat cookout menu is an unabashed mid-week escape. (more…)

07/16/19 5:55am

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House hunting can be tricky. Even with a healthy budget and worthy options, sometimes the perfect home doesn’t exist — until you build it, of course. At the exclusive 25-acre Pandion compound on Shelter Island, discerning buyers have the opportunity to make their dream home a reality. (more…)

07/01/19 11:55am

The Tuscan Table during cocktail hour on Circle Lawn. (Credit: Elizabeth Wagner)

An evening of cocktails, canapés and specialty dishes sourced from historic Sylvester Manor, drew crowds to Shelter Island for a good cause.

The 8th annual Farm-to-Table Benefit was held Saturday to support the non-profit educational farm’s programs. The culinary experience kicked off with guests enjoying refreshing cocktails, locally sourced hors d’oeuvres and freshly made sushi and Tuscan favorites while overlooking Gardiners Creek. (more…)

05/26/19 6:00am

Off the Fork is a recurring series every Sunday on northforker.com, in which our staff writes about happenings and places we appreciate elsewhere on Long Island and beyond.

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It may seem unlikely to turn to 12-square-mile Shelter Island for authentic Mexican food, but if you’re hankering for fresh south-of-the-border specialties after a long day paddle boarding or hiking through Mashomack Preserve, look no further than Maria’s Kitchen.


04/13/19 5:55am
Jules Bond cooking in his kitchen in Shelter Island. (Courtesy of Tom Morgan)

For nearly two decades, Jules Bond wrote a popular food column for The Suffolk Times. His writing and recipes, which also appeared in The New York Times and Newsday, were highly regarded by food lovers, particularly those on the North Fork who appreciated that he worked with and prepared recipes using local bounty. 

10/30/18 5:55am

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Even the most discerning of buyers would take notice of this Shelter Island estate. Its elegance and grandeur make it fit for the Hamptons, but it also boasts of a tranquility that can only be found on Shelter Island.

“It is a remarkable property,” said listing agent Wayne Marciano of Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty. “It is a peaceful Shelter Island retreat that offers the perfect expression of stately, seaside elegance.” (more…)