21 10 / 2014

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe
Everyone’s favorite cookie gets an extra boost of delicious pumpkin flavor. Click here for the full recipe and directions.
Yield: 36 cookies.
Nutrition facts (per cookie): 80 calories, 1g protein, 11g carbohydrates, 4g fat, 85mg sodium, 10mg cholesterol, less than 1g dietary fiber
Chef’s hint: Replace chocolate chips with raisins or other dried fruits and add chopped, toasted nuts for a more autumn-inspired treat
Photo by MSPhotographic

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Everyone’s favorite cookie gets an extra boost of delicious pumpkin flavor. Click here for the full recipe and directions.

Yield: 36 cookies.

Nutrition facts (per cookie): 80 calories, 1g protein, 11g carbohydrates, 4g fat, 85mg sodium, 10mg cholesterol, less than 1g dietary fiber

Chef’s hint: Replace chocolate chips with raisins or other dried fruits and add chopped, toasted nuts for a more autumn-inspired treat

Photo by MSPhotographic

21 10 / 2014

Foodie Dining Preview: Zero Otto Nove
Get an insider’s look at the latest restaurant lending major foodie cred to a small hamlet in Westchester. Read.

Foodie Dining Preview: Zero Otto Nove

Get an insider’s look at the latest restaurant lending major foodie cred to a small hamlet in Westchester. Read.

20 10 / 2014

westchestermagazine:

Westchester Halloween Events, 2014
Haunted houses, hayrides, jack o’lanterns, and more await those brave enough to seek them out! See where you can get in on the Halloween spirit in Westchester—if you dare. Click through to see the best Halloween happenings this October! Read.
DANIEL SCHWEINERT / SHUTTERSTOCK

There’s still plenty happening!

westchestermagazine:

Westchester Halloween Events, 2014

Haunted houses, hayrides, jack o’lanterns, and more await those brave enough to seek them out! See where you can get in on the Halloween spirit in Westchester—if you dare. Click through to see the best Halloween happenings this October! Read.

DANIEL SCHWEINERT / SHUTTERSTOCK

There’s still plenty happening!

16 10 / 2014

The Health Benefits Of Pumpkins
Here’s why you should be eating pumpkins this fall, and 4 great places to pick them in Westchester. Read.

The Health Benefits Of Pumpkins

Here’s why you should be eating pumpkins this fall, and 4 great places to pick them in Westchester. Read.

14 10 / 2014

rolandopujol:

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By Rolando Pujol

Halloween is near, and there’s no better place to spend a spooky afternoon than the Westchester County villages of Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow.

This is the hilly countryside where author Washington Irving lived, and where he set his 1820 tale “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.”…

Just in time for Halloween!

14 10 / 2014

Halloween Cocktail Recipes
Whether you’re celebrating Halloween or Dia de los Muertos (or both!), there’s a cocktail you should be making for the occasion.
Grapefruit Inferno
Ingredients:
1.5 oz Mezcal
1.5 grapefruit juice (fresh)
.5 oz fresh ginger syrup
5 dashes of Hell Fire Bitters
2 oz Bohemia
Directions: Build cocktail in a Collins glass and stir. Garnish with Jalapeño slices.
Click through for a second spooky cocktail! Read.
PHOTO AND RECIPE COURTESY OF BOHEMIA BEER

Halloween Cocktail Recipes

Whether you’re celebrating Halloween or Dia de los Muertos (or both!), there’s a cocktail you should be making for the occasion.

Grapefruit Inferno

Ingredients:

  • 1.5 oz Mezcal
  • 1.5 grapefruit juice (fresh)
  • .5 oz fresh ginger syrup
  • 5 dashes of Hell Fire Bitters
  • 2 oz Bohemia

Directions: Build cocktail in a Collins glass and stir. Garnish with Jalapeño slices.

Click through for a second spooky cocktail! Read.

PHOTO AND RECIPE COURTESY OF BOHEMIA BEER

14 10 / 2014

Where To Find Retro Desserts In Westchester

When it comes to dessert, we often want to be charmed more than dazzled—or so it would seem from the retro-dessert redux at even the most sophisticated restaurants in the county. Perhaps it’s because simple desserts take us back to a simpler time, to our childhoods, when everything, it seemed, could be made better with a scoop of ice cream or a piece of cake. Some of the county’s trendiest restaurants are serving modern and creative twists on old-school desserts. Click through to find out where to find these retro wonders! Read.

13 10 / 2014

Westchester Towns, By The Numbers
Ever wonder how the county’s towns stack up? Sort through their statistics by household income, property taxes, crime rates, and other must-know pieces of information. Read.
America’s Most Expensive Zip Codes
See how Westchester’s priciest cities and towns compare with the nation as a whole. Two Westchester towns are in the top 100, and you might be surprised at which ones.  Read. 

Westchester Towns, By The Numbers

Ever wonder how the county’s towns stack up? Sort through their statistics by household income, property taxes, crime rates, and other must-know pieces of information. Read.

America’s Most Expensive Zip Codes

See how Westchester’s priciest cities and towns compare with the nation as a whole. Two Westchester towns are in the top 100, and you might be surprised at which ones.  Read

13 10 / 2014

indypendent-thinking:

Early 1900s at the Westchester County Fair in New York. The booth is advertising the Wild Rose and Rattlesnake Joe show.

An incredible snapshot of Westchester’s rich history.

indypendent-thinking:

Early 1900s at the Westchester County Fair in New York. The booth is advertising the Wild Rose and Rattlesnake Joe show.

An incredible snapshot of Westchester’s rich history.

13 10 / 2014

Pumpkin Week At Westchester’s Craftsman Ale House
50 kegs, 60 brands, 8 taps, 1 week. Don’t miss out on all things pumpkin at this Westchester favorite. Read.
MAXYM / SHUTTERSTOCK

Pumpkin Week At Westchester’s Craftsman Ale House

50 kegs, 60 brands, 8 taps, 1 week. Don’t miss out on all things pumpkin at this Westchester favorite. Read.

MAXYM / SHUTTERSTOCK