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Dough

Hibiscus doughnut
Hibiscus doughnut

We were walking around Smorgasburg at Brooklyn Bridge Park, and came across this doughnut stand. With a variety of yeast doughnuts with amazing toppings, the hibiscus one caught our eye due to its bright magenta-red icing… and it did not disappoint. We just tried one doughnut and it was enough for me to know that this is probably the best doughnut I’ve ever had.

Dough
Location: Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 5
Joralemon St
Brooklyn, NY Continue reading Dough

Asiadog

The Wangding and the Mel & Steve
The Wangding and the Mel & Steve

Spent this past weekend in New York (the first official out-of-the-country trip we planned by ourselves!) and took it upon ourselves to visit Smorgasburg at Brooklyn Bridge Park.

First up,  Asiadog. The name describes it all; hot dogs with asian-inspired toppings.

Asiadog
Location: Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 5
Joralemon St
Brooklyn, NY Continue reading Asiadog

TD Music Cafe: Tegan and Sara

TD Music cafe kicked off its 2014 music season with a free music show (Monday, May 26), featuring Tegan and Sara. Of course we jumped at the chance for a free concert.

Tegan and Sara
Tegan and Sara

The event said it would run for 11am to 3pm, so we got to the area around 9:15am, and there was already a line for about 30+ people. The line doubled while we waited, and around 11:45, they let us inside.  Continue reading TD Music Cafe: Tegan and Sara