Category Archives: Coffee

Le District’s pour-over coffee corner takes off

Tweet January 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The pour-over coffee section in Le District, which I think of as my own, is now catching on. They 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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Review: Gotan Tribeca respects brewed coffee

Tweet (1,000 people who really live down here have read this as of 9/6/2015) September 5, 2015- By Steven E. Greer It is still hard to find New York coffee shops that are not nothing but cappuccino factories. The Tweet

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Review: Sundaes and Cones is a rare good ice cream shop in Manhattan

Tweet April 13, 2014- By Steven E. Greer For whatever reason, New York City has a dearth of good ice cream stores. The only one I have been Tweet

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Cold brew coffee now at Le District

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Very good Belgian chocolate at Le District

Tweet Update June 29, 2015- They have sold out. Did we cause this? Tweet

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The first ever properly made pour-over coffee at Le District

Tweet June 6, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD This day will go down in history. It was the first day that the gourmet coffee section in Le District Tweet

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Fika opens in City Hall

Tweet May 28, 2015- The new Fika in the heart of City Hall opened. It is on Duane Street by the federal building. It is one of Tweet

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Pour-over coffee at Le District

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Exclusive: BPC to finally get gourmet coffee shop

Tweet April 18, 2015- BP.TV was given a tour of the yet-to-open south end of Le District, which will be Tweet

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FIKA coffee and chocolates to open in WTC Tower 4

Tweet November 18, 2014- The Post reports that FIKA will be opening at the ground Tweet

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Laughing Man coffee in Tribeca gets street seating approved

Tweet March 24, 2015- At the CB1 meeting tonight, the Duane Park street seating plan proposed by Tweet

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CBS promotes outrageous pro-coffee research, again

Tweet March 7, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD The coffee industry has been funding mounds of junk science that purport to show the health benefits of drinking coffee, when in fact, coffee is very unhealthy to heart, brain, and … Continue reading

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Christmas logs at Financier

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Tour of FIKA’s chocolate factory in Tribeca

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The new Laughing Man doing well

Tweet July 22, 2014- Laughing Man coffee relocated to a larger spot, and is doing much better now. They are located in the NYMEX building by Tweet

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Macaron Cafe Tribeca

Tweet July 24, 2014- Macaron Cafe on Greenwich Street opened. Tweet

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FIKA: The best $6 gourmet breakfast Downtown

Tweet Update February 23, 2014- The $4 ham and cheese croissant is back on the menu. July 5, 2013- The $4 ham and cheese croissant, and $2 coffee, at FIKA is the best gourmet breakfast downtown because the croissants are … Continue reading

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Buy a real dragon egg for Easter

Tweet March 22, 2014- Master chocolatier and artist, Håkan Mårtensson of FIKA Tribeca, is preparing some special treats for Easter. Among them are Game of Thrones dragon eggs! Tweet

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The Battery Place Market

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