We chatted with Hudson Valley artist Alysia Mazzella to learn about her beeswax candles, daily rituals, Black Lives Matter, and ways our community can be supportive.
As we wrote in our book, The Butcher’s Guide to Well-Raised Meat, “Only in modern times do we expect to eat meat three times a day and consider a 20-ounce steak to be an individual portion.” Here are some ideas on how to stretch a steak or a chop. Essentially you want to treat meat as a condiment.
Incredible Covid-19 related food accessibility and crisis support initiatives are popping up in New York City, where some Applestone community members live, as well as all over the nation. Know of a worthwhile effort we should share? Get in touch.
Hudson Valley herbalist Anja Schwartz Rothe talks to us about tapping maple trees, cooking mushrooms, and her local business, Fat of the Land Apothecary.
Kitchen supply shops can be overwhelming. It’s hard to tell what will last and what’s even worth it. Here, our staff shares their favorite kitchen gear — and mentions a few things you don’t need to buy. If you’re in the market for a gift or (re)stocking your own kitchen, read on.