Friday, August 13, 2010
By Joy Y. Wang : WNYC Producer
Pink-speckled cranberry beans are piling up at the local farmers' markets. We hear from Cathy Erway who writes the blogs Not Eating Out in New York and Lunch at Sixpoint and grows cranberry beans on the roof of the Sixpoint Brewery in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Find out how to grow and cook the fresh shell beans.
Wednesday, February 03, 2010
By Jess Jiang
Julie Powell -- the author and Julie of Julie & Julia -- cooked 524 recipes in 365 days. That's small potatoes compared to Brooklyn's Cathy Erway, a twenty-something-year-old hipster who ate nothing from restaurants, take-out spots, or street-stands from September 2006 through September 2008. (The project ...