Category Archives: Cooking tips

CB1 allows Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of your $70 Million community center

Tweet February 3, 2016- by Steven Greer BatteryPark.TV has previously reported how Asphalt Green is failing at providing community Tweet

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Excellent prepared food at Le District

Tweet January 13, 2016- This is enough to feed several people and the total was $30. Tweet

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Try the hormone-free, antibiotic-free milk at Le District

Tweet January 12, 2015- I stopped shopping at Whole Foods once I discovered the meat counter Tweet

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Review: The meat counter at Le District is the best in the area

Tweet December 19, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I purchased my first meat from the Le District meat counter and it was a very positive experience. Tweet

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Citrus season at Le District

Tweet Update December 29, 2015- Try the large seedless oranges at Le District. Tweet

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Try the pummelo at Le District

Tweet January 9, 2016- The latest seasonal items at Le District are the pummelo (a sweet grapefruit) Tweet

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Tip of the Week: How to lose 20-pounds in 90-days without trying

Tweet January 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Louise Aronne, MD (i.e. David Letterman’s doctor) is the Director of the Cornell Comprehensive Weight Loss Center and Tweet

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The Greer-technique for pour-over coffee

Tweet December 15, 2015- For a nice cup of coffee, go to Le District and ask them to do the Greer-technique. Tweet

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The Gluten Crazies have the poor little Girl Scouts now afraid to sell cookies with flour

Tweet December 12, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD This is so absurd. The Gluten Crazies are scaring food vendors into asking everyone, “Are you Tweet

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The Gluten Crazies are out of control and affecting menus in restaurants

Tweet April 26, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I was eating at a French restaurant recently, and the waiter asked me if I had any allergies, Tweet

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The first ever French-American apple pie

Tweet November 26, 2015- by Chef Steven E. Greer I had the idea quite some time ago, after enjoying a chocolate croissant at Le District, to make Tweet

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To get a six-pack, drink this six-pack

Tweet November 26, 2015- I made these bottles of carrot and orange juice this morning from 10-pounds Tweet

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Spaghetti and meat sauce Steve-style

Tweet November 3, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I make a nice spaghetti and meat sauce, if I do say so myself. There is a trick I learned. The Maillard reaction Tweet

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Tip of the Week: How to make a Chipotle burrito edible

Tweet November 2, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Try this tip the next time you go to Chipotle. To make your burrito more tasty, after they construct it and wrap it in foil, ask them Tweet

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Gardeners provide fresh herbs to Le District chef

Tweet October 26, 2015- The garden club provided this basket of herbs grown from various plots to the Tweet

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How ’bout them apples (at Le District)

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

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Brookfield hides the new ICE cooking school behind security gates

Tweet September 10, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The biggest opening in Brookfield Place is probably a totally mystery to most BPC residents. Tweet

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May LaForce Be With You

Tweet August 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have been getting back into shape with home workouts, and once a week I go to the gym for the squat rack Tweet

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Figs and Fennel at Le District

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

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Tip of the Week: How to make easy delicious macaroni and cheese

Tweet August 5, 2015- by Chef Steven E. Greer The American classic macaroni and cheese is hard to find made well in New York restaurants. Tweet

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