Category Archives: Groceries

How ’bout them apples (at Le District)

September 13, 2015- We will be working with the chefs to make a special apple cake and pie. Stay tuned.

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Figs and Fennel at Le District

Update August 19, 2015- The NYT has come out with their own story about how to cook figs.

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Look for the FairFood logo

August 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD A growing movement is making a real impact on migrant farm workers in the South.

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Nice melons at Le District

August 1, 2015- Try the Cavaillon melons at Le District. They are very sweet now.

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Whole Foods revenue drops after overcharging scandal

July 30, 2015- The WSJ reports, “Whole Foods Market Inc. said sales growth slowed sharply

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Whole Foods has been overcharging you

Update July 2, 2015- In the wake of the bad press, the two CEO’s of Whole Foods are now admitting that they

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Letter: I bought food from Gristedes with mold all over it

July 13, 2015- Letter to the Editor by Nicole

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Fresh pressed juice and cut fruit at Le District

June 7, 2015- Le District hired a veteran from the Eli’s specialty foods stores to run the grocery store section.

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Special oyster display at Le District

June 6, 2015- Massachusetts oyster farmers have a nice display set up now at Le District.

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Review: The grocery section of Le District is a viable option to Whole Foods

May 10, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I finally tried out the grocery section of Le District as a substitute for Whole Foods. I found the

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Pour-over coffee at Le District

May 7, 2015

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Fairway grocery store uncertain for 255 Greenwich

Update May 20, 2015- We have now heard conflicting reports indicating that Fairway grocery

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Danny Meyer is the latest to enter the Eataly-like food market trend

May 20, 2015- Crains’ reports that Danny Meyer might take over the 40,000 square-feet of Hudson

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Two gourmet French meals for $22 at Le District grocery store

May 3, 2015-

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Images of Le District’s grocery store

May 1, 2015- The grocery store of Le District opened up.

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Le District Fromagerie

April 12, 2015- Some photos of the cheese shop.

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FiDi residents also dislike their Gristedes

April 4, 2015- BP.TV has extensively reported on the bad conditions of the Gristedes in BPC,

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The real Eataly coming to 4 WTC in 2015

Updated December 6, 2014- I was just in my elevator with a mother and her 10-yo or so son. She had an Eataly bag of food.

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Review: Uncle Steve’s (Schirripa) spaghetti sauces are pretty good

September 18, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I received a mystery UPS package tonight, and

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Fairway grocery store chain wants to back out of Greenwich Street lease

Update October 15, 2014- A real estate blog reports that Fairway want to back out of its Tribeca lease. Perhaps the new Eatlay coming to the WTC nearby is the reason? Who knows. All I know is that Whole Foods … Continue reading

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