This summer you can fill your picnic basket...
This summer you can fill your picnic basket; dine indoors, under the stars, or on your way home. You won’t want to miss sampling from these remarkable Brookline food establishments:
Allium Market, Allendale Farm, The Abbey, Bar 'Cino, Bazaar International Gourmet, Brookline Pizza Spa, Brothers and Sisters, Clear Flour Bread, Curds and Co, Curry House, Davio's, Fugakyu, Golden Temple, J.P. Licks, La Morra, La Voile, Livite, Michael's Deli, Noah's Kitchen, Olive Connection, Otto Pizza, Paris Creperie, Prairie Fire, Publick House, Rami's, Rifrullo, Serenade Chocolatier, Veggie Crust, VomFASS, Sorriso Market, Stop & Shop, Wegmans, When Pigs Fly, Whole Foods (St. Mary's), and Zaftigs.
What kind of food can you find in Brookline? Ice cream, a variety of delicious ethnic foods, favorite appetizers, flavorful mains, and Instagrammable desserts. Treat friends, family – and yourself to exotic dishes, fresh baked bread, handmade fine chocolates, handmade pasta, cheese, olive oils from around the word, picked the day of farm stand vegetables, and sandwiches to remember.
If a food expert such as Marcus Samuelsson (prolific cookbook writer, playlist curator, internationally renowned chef and restaurant owner, educator, entrepreneur, television personality, and fashion trendsetter) landed in Brookline, what restaurants and food retail stores would he visit? What would Marcus Samuelsson say? If you could be Marcus Samuelsson’s tour guide, where would you take him?
You can share Brookline’s bounty with your family and friend chefs. Gather with gusto! Create lasting memories. Source all ingredients for your party locally. Just add guests. The food scene in Brookline is “cooking.” Let’s stir it up!
Read Deborah Good Miller's article first published on the Brookline TAB