Tag Archives: water

The eve of Easter eve

Bouna notte..

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Frozen water on tap

A gift to the letter Q. May it evoke a sufficient sensory experience. A favourite cafe upstate serves chilled bottles of tap water at each table. Yesterday, the bottle was chilled so that a plug formed. The water dribbled out. … Continue reading

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hustle to Flow

There’s a new must-see environmental documentary, Flow, that opened this week. The trailer is available here: Watching just the trailer made me cringe. It’s the guilty conscience sort of cringe. Imagine how I’ll feel Thursday night walking out of the … Continue reading

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Water on Tap—Upper East Side edition

For this week’s Water on Tap, Daily Prandium checked in with health food restaurants in Gotham’s Upper East Side to see if they filter tap water served to patrons. Candle 79 154 E 79th St | Btwn Lex & 3rd … Continue reading

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Water on Tap—Uptown edition

For this week’s Water on Tap, Daily Prandium phoned six health food restaurants in the nearly upstate neighborhoods of Gotham. Contact information for these establishments are listed here. To refresh your recollection, the premise of this series is simple—to learn … Continue reading

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dinner and lunch, breakfast pending

Yesterday, a colleague and new friend, N and I had lunch at Community Food & Juice. It’s a newer place in Morningside, and opened maybe several months ago. We made plans after bonding last week on the night we both … Continue reading

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Water on Tap—Upper West Side edition

There has been much brouhaha in the press about drinking tap versus bottled water. Last summer, heads of the food world like Alice Waters, Marion Nestle, and Michael Pollan declared tap is best. And environmentalists cited concerns related to the … Continue reading

Posted in prandium | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment