BY PESHEAN ZHANG
Published on: September 23, 2013
4th Annual 'TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint' returned to East River State Park on September 22, 2013. Adjacent to the East River with a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline. Paid attendees munched on fried pizzas, Scandinavian potato salads, buffalo chicken meat balls, Vietnamese coffee flavored ice cream, coconut curry rice and other edible delights from 1 - 6 pm.
This outdoor, waterfront tasting event showcased a selection of the best local bites, beverages from the Williamsburg and Greenpoint area. Tickets were priced at: $25 for 4 food tastes and 2 drink tastes or $45 for 8 food tastes and 4 drink tastes.
Particiapating vendors included Brooklyn Brewery, The Meatball Shop, Nita Nita, Phin & Phebes Ice Cream, Pies 'n' Thighs, The Brooklyn Star, Brooklyn Winery, Bruce Cost Ginger Ale, GuS - Grown-up Soda, Studios/Aska Restaurant, Cafe Colette, Cafe Mogador, Cubana Social, Delaney Barbecue, DuMont, Fabbrica, Gwynnett St., Hotel Delmano, Juliette Restaurant, Kinfolk Studios/Aska Restaurant, Le Barricou, Maison Premiere, Mamak, McClure's Pickles, The Natural Wine Company, Oslo Coffee Roasters, Parish Hall, Plan Tea Beverages, Purity Organic, Rosamunde Sausage Grill, Selamat Pagi, Sindicato De Cocineros, Spike Hill, Station and Teddy’s Bar and Grill.
All proceeds from TASTE will help fund the Northside Town Hall Community and Cultural Center. Providing ground floor exhibition space for local cultural and arts organizations.