Poppy seed glazed turnips

Glazed carrots, when cooked until tender in a butter-water mixture and finished with a sprinkle of sugar, are always a crowd pleaser. Here we take that method and apply it to often underestimated turnips. And once the turnips are fork…

Black Seed Bagels opens eighth store

Black Seed Bagels officially opens its 8th store in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. Located at 214 Berry Street (between Metropolitan and North 3rd), the store will be open daily from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. At around 800 square feet,…

D. Lopez, This week in the garden

The largest seed in the world is the double coconut (Lodoicea maldivica) which has become increasingly rare. Due to overexploitation, it naturally only exists on two islands in the world, Praslin and Curieuse. The Royal Botanic Gardens,…

The seed revolution is underway

Seed companies promise sweeter strawberries, drought-resistant cabbages and healthier tomatoes in less time and at lower cost thanks to genome-editing technology. There is a catch, however: in some cases, the rules are so lax that we may…