Local Cooking Spotlight
Nepali Cooking with Rachana Photo credit: Sixty-First Productions Rachana’s bright and open home is a peaceful respite from the intense bustle of Flushing’s Main Street a few blocks away. She loves to share her food and her Nepalese heritage through the League of Kitchens as well as through Eat Offbeat, a catering company where she works asRead more.
Fall’s Coolest Picks
Photo credit: Flushing Town Hall “I live near a 7 train stop in Sunnyside and go to Flushing about once a week. Flushing is an enchanted place full of diverse attractions. Here are some things I look forward to…” Dumplings: I frequent six different purveyors of these doughy treats, including White Bear, Tian Jin, Yoz Shanghai,Read more.
Dish O’ the Day
The Best $2.50 Peanut Noodles in Flushing Photo credit: Joe DiStefano “100 Flavors” Arcadia Mall, 45-32 Main St., Flushing There are many tasty things at Arcadia Mall on the southern end of Main Street in downtown Flushing. A good majority of them—hearty lamb soup dumplings, delicate seabass dumplings, and crunchy fried spare ribs—can be foundRead more.
At Tea Cha Cha, It Pays to Have a Friend
Edible Queens Print Editor Abby Carney shares a story on her bubble tea experience in Flushing. Just a block or so from Flushing’s Main St. station, a small sidewalk queue almost seems to bounce with anticipation—waiting for lemon grapefruit, red bean and green tea, mango and several other milk bubble tea flavors.Located in ChaTime’s former home (theRead more.
Local Artist Spotlight
Sixty-First Productions Photo credit: Sixty-First Productions. We met up with Flushing-based filmmakers Helena Kincaid & Daniel Nalladurai to find out what inspired them to start their film and media production company, Sixty-First Productions in Flushing. How long has Flushing been home for you? Daniel was born and raised in Flushing while Helena has been a resident ofRead more.