10/05/13 12:00pm
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Photo by Rachel Young | Ann Corley, executive director of sales and marketing at North Fork Chocolate Company, with the company’s executive chef, Steve Amaral, at the production kitchen at the Calverton Business Incubator.

It’s been a good year for North Fork Chocolate Company so far, and the fall looks even brighter. This month, the Calverton-based artisanal sweets manufacturer will launch its first retail operation out of the main food court at Tanger Outlets in Riverhead.

“We’re very excited and happy to do something local for the community,” said owner Ann Corley. “It’s a new niche. There’s nothing like it here at the food court.” (more…)

07/23/13 2:00pm
Hops kit from Farm to Pint

Photo by Claire Leaden

Have you ever wondered just how local your “local beer” actually is?

Andrew Tralka and his wife Jaclyn, founders of Farm to Pint, encourage beer lovers to ask the next time they’re enjoying a brew. (more…)

06/03/13 4:00pm

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Stuck in the city dreaming about the North Fork? Maybe you’d even like a dram of whiskey, a fine cigar and some live music? If so, on Wednesday night, you’ll be in luck. Long Island Spirits and Reinado Cigars are teaming with FineTobaccoNYC for an event at The Carnegie Club Cocktail and Cigar Lounge on West 56th Street. (more…)