PROSPECT HEIGHTS It’s difficult to reconcile the geese we see making a mess of the city with Scrooge’s delicious goose at the end of A Christmas Carol, but Saturday’s Slow U event, run by Slow Food NYC, will try to restore the goose’s good name in light of New York State’s controversial decision to euthanize Canadian geese in Prospect Park. Locavore hunter Jackson Landers will be demonstrating how to butcher a goose while explaining how to safely hunt them, accompained by Brooklyn chef Leighton Edmondson, who will be preparing the cuts and serving the samples alongside New York state wines.
Make yourself a cherry pie, whether or not you’re a Twin Peaks fanatic prepping for the return of the Agent Cooper, Sheriff Truman and the Double R Diner.
From bike parties to floating food forests, there’s a ton of great events to enjoy this week, but you’re forgiven if you just want to skip to Twin Peaks.
Some say that the neighborhood restaurant is a dying breed in New York City. Not at River Deli, which is not a deli at all, in Brooklyn Heights.
Emma Straub opened an indie bookstore called Books Are Magic, joining a distinguished group of independent booksellers in Brooklyn. These are our faves.
Yes, the White House sent an email introducing the American people to a bunny named Marlon Bundo today. There’s also plenty of fun to be had this week.