12/21/16 6:02am
The breakfast spread from North Fork Guest House was one of the best things the writer ate in 2016. (Credit: Vanessa Gordon photos)

The breakfast spread from North Fork Guest House was one of the best things the writer ate in 2016. (Credit: Vanessa Gordon photos)

What a superb roundup of culinary delights did 2016 bring.

From discovering a new, favorite food truck to indulging in mouthwatering crepes in an artsy, cheerful café, I have tasted some of the most memorable dishes the North Fork has to offer. Each sensational bite was an experience in and off itself. I invite you to savor the bounties of the diverse plates and farm-stand finds, tiered with the freshest flavor and the finest attention to detail.

The North Fork takes their food seriously. Discover which impressed my gastronomic senses in 2016. (more…)

02/24/16 9:12am
The interior of Hampton Coffee Company's new Aquebogue location. (Credit: Hampton Coffee Company)

The interior of Hampton Coffee Company’s new Aquebogue location. (Credit: Hampton Coffee Company, courtesy)

Hampton Coffee Company has landed on the North Fork!

The Hamptons-based coffee shop celebrated its grand opening with a beaming crowd and ribbon cutting ceremony on Sunday, January 17. The community-focused coffee shop made its home in a preserved a 1940s-era garage/service station.

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