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Further Foodie Finds, New York City 1421

Explore more food shopping as we further foodie shop in New York City. Visit the Union Square Greenmarket, which is the biggest and best farmers market in New York City. The vendors are from a six state area, and have the finest produce and good available in the city. Also nearby is an excellent Sicilian speciality store, Agata and Valentina, where you will find fesh and imported pastas, olive oils, balsamic vinegars, polenta, rice, imported tuna in olive oil, spices, prepared foods and desserts. We will then head to Chinatown and Little Italy to visit their fabulous shops full of wonderful goods. Little Italy has several stores which carry an extensive collection of imported artisan pasta, olive oils, balsamic vinegar, pasta, Polenta, breads, and fresh and frozen pasta.  We will have time for lunch and shopping in Chinatown, which is full of seafood markets, exotic produce, and bakeries with yummy desserts. You may browse Kam Man, the premiere Chinese grocery store on Canal Street. Kam Man is full of spices, dried mushrooms, fresh tofu, duck, take-out foods, and a basement full of cookware and dinnerware. You can also sample Hong Kong style dim at Golden Unicorn. Also visit Ten Ren, an excellent tea shop or sample the wonderful Pho soup at Nha Trang. Also in the area is Despana, which carried Spanish specialties, such as Serrano ham, Chorizo, quince fruit, Marcona, almonds, Spanish olive oil, Manchego cheese and chocolates. They also have a Tapas bar you may enjoy Trip includes motor coach transportation, escort, lunch recommendations (on your own), maps of New York City, and information on other ethnic markets in New York City. Meals are at your own cost.

 

Cost for this trip includes a non-refundable, but transferable (to another person) fee. Everyone must pay the full tuition. No tuition waivers apply. On rare occasions the bus company may cancel a trip due to severe weather conditions. Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All bus trips have scheduled departure and return times that are strictly followed. If you miss the bus at the scheduled departure time, you will be responsible for arranging and financing your own transportation. Reminder: Absolutely no drinking of alcoholic beverages allowed on the bus.

Sessions:  1
Date:  11/4/2017
Meeting Time:  Saturday 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location:  DOT Commuter Parking Lot 475 Hartford Road, Route 71 (across from Target), NB
Instructor:  Lucy Ochocki
Fees: 
$75.00   (Class Fee)
27 Seats Available
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