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9.16 Colleen Grapes

Cooking On The Couch: Quince & Apple Strudel

Nothing says fall like crispy, juice apples — and what better way to eat them than in a classic strudel? Chef Colleen Grapes, a pastry chef at the Red Cat and The Harrison, stopped by to show us her version of the festive dish. Grapes is also participating in ‘A Second Helping Of Life,’ a tasting event that features top female chefs from the city who gather at Chelsea Piers.

09/16/2013

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Gridiron Grub: Five-Man Team Of Brats

It’s party time and beers and brats are the football fare of choice. Step up the flavor by thinking way beyond mustard and onions with these brat-topping ideas

10/19/2012

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Gridiron Grub: Big Apple Burgers

You don’t have to live in the Big Apple to enjoy the immense taste of it. Even if the Giants aren’t your team, Big Apple Burgers will taste great to fans from all regions.

10/12/2012

Orchards of Concklin in Pomona (file / credit: Google Maps)

Stories From Main Street: It’s Harvest Time In Pomona

20 years before George Washington was born, there was a member of the Concklin family farming in Rockland County. Now they’re celebrating their 300th harvest.

10/01/2012

Apples at Montgomery Place Orchards - Annandale-on-Hudson, NY - Sep 22, 2011 (credit: Deborah Rodriguez / WCBS 880)

Warm Spring, Hot Summer Impact NY Apple Crop

As we enter the Labor Day weekend, the thoughts of many will turn to fall, and with that comes thoughts of a New York State apple.

08/31/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Apple Treats & Desserts

Maybe your New Year’s resolution to eat more fruit isn’t going as well as you planned. Squeeze in a serving of apples with some of these delicious treats.

CBS New York–01/20/2012

Hudson Valley Apples (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: Saving The Hudson Valley Apple Orchards With Hard Cider

Chances are, when you think of the Hudson Valley, apples come to mind.

01/16/2012

Apples at Montgomery Place Orchards - Annandale-on-Hudson, NY - Sep 22, 2011 (credit: Deborah Rodriguez / WCBS 880)

Bloomberg Hands Out Apples In Queens To Celebrate Food Day; Communal Table In Times Square

The goal of the nationwide celebration is to focus on eating healthy food. Apples are touted as an easy and inexpensive way to eat better.

10/24/2011

Apple Pie Contest Sign - Annandale-on-Hudson - Oct 14, 2011 (credit: Deborah Rodriguez / WCBS 880)

Apple Pie Contest Saturday In Dutchess County

Montgomery Place Orchards in Annandale-on-Hudson (that’s upstate near Red Hook) grows sixty varieties of antique apples, and this time of year, they like to see which ones bake up best.

10/14/2011

Apples at Montgomery Place Orchards - Annandale-on-Hudson, NY - Sep 22, 2011 (credit: Deborah Rodriguez / WCBS 880)

Fall Means Apples In The Hudson Valley

Autumn has fallen upon us and nothing says fall more that a nice, crisp, tart apple.

09/23/2011

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New York City Health Commissioner Applaudes Addition Of Apples In McDonald’s Happy Meals

An apple a day may keep the doctor away. But when you put it in a Happy Meal, it might help keep regulators at bay, too.

07/26/2011