Meet the Harlem Couple That Chased Their Dream to Open NYC’s Most Charming New Scoop Shop

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Sugar Hill Creamery owners Petrushka and Nick Larsen on opening day. Photo: Clay Williams

A weeklong series dedicated to exploring everything that’s happening in the world of ice cream right now.

At some point, everyone fantasizes about dropping everything to open an ice-cream shop, a small place where

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Front Burner: An Ice Cream Shop That Recalls Harlem’s Past

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Sugar Hill Creamery on Lenox Avenue sells scoops in flavors like salted caramel crunch and soursop.

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What’s Next for Summerhill, the Bar That’s Infuriated Crown Heights?

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Summerhill’s owner advertised one of her cocktails in front of faux “bullet holes.” Photo: Courtesy of Summerhill

On Saturday, residents of Crown Heights held an open forum outside the controversial new bar and sandwich shop Summerhill. Owner Becca Brennan fanned the flames of gentrification and cultural appropriation in the

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The Pour: Aligoté, Burgundy’s Other White Grape, Makes Its Case

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July 6, 2017 Eric Asimov

MARSANNAY, France — In a cramped cellar under a courtyard in this small town on the northern edge of Burgundy, Sylvain Pataille drew a sample of a 2016 white wine from an old barrel and filled our glasses.

The wine was

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Where to Eat, Drink, and Party for Fourth of July Weekend

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Threes Brewing and the Meat Hook will host a pig roast the day before the holiday. Photo: Matt Furman

July 4 is right around the corner — and since it lands on a Tuesday, it marks an opportunity for a truly extended weekend. That means two things are certain:

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Where to Day Drink in New York

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Spend your afternoon drinking all of Dante’s Negronis … or at least as many as you can. Photo: Liz Clayman

It’s the summer solstice and thus the longest day of the year, which means it’s also the day with the most opportunity for drinking before dark. That’s right: It’s

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A Complete Ranking of New York’s Pizza Feuds

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A real-life, actual pizza fight. Photo: Eddy Chen/NBC Getty Images

Casual observers might think that New York’s only vicious food fight is its decades-long battle between factions of ice-cream vendors. They’re wrong. News broke this week that the owners of Emmy Squared are locked in a legal battle with

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Hot Links and Red Drinks: The Rich Food Tradition of Juneteenth

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By NICOLE TAYLOR June 13, 2017

L. Kasimu Harris, a writer, artist and Louisiana native, recalled the booth his mother and father ran in Congo Square in New Orleans at a Juneteenth festival, where customers ordered crispy catfish from a handwritten poster board price list. “They sold

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Truck Driver Sells $20,000 Worth of Bootleg McDonald’s Ingredients in Harlem

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Police say the driver for a McDonald’s distributor made a pit stop at a Harlem bodega last month and offed $20,000 worth of ingredients that were headed for the Golden Arches. Kojo Lockhart — a 48-year-old who worked for Martin Brower, a large food-service delivery company — allegedly…More »

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Front Burner: Black Tap’s Baroque Milkshakes Hit the Road

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May 30, 2017 Front Burner By FLORENCE FABRICANT

Black Tap, an expanding group of restaurants known for burgers and baroque milkshakes from the chef and co-owner Joe Isidori, has gone on the road. Two food trucks, called Shake by BT, will be on New York streets starting

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