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6:33 am
Sat April 18, 2015

The Week In Sports: The Cubs Next Big Thing

Originally published on Sat April 18, 2015 9:59 am

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It's time now for sports.

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Food
6:33 am
Sat April 18, 2015

Brooklyn Brewery Dares Diners To Eat Like Dutch Settlers

Chef Andrew Gerson of Brooklyn Brewery organized a dinner party featuring ingredients used by Dutch settlers and Native Americans living in 1650s New York City.
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Originally published on Sat April 18, 2015 4:54 pm

You can find food from just about any part of the world in New York City.

The Brooklyn Brewery is trying to push New Yorkers' palates even further by going back in time.

This week, it hosted a dinner party inspired by the local cuisine of Dutch settlers and Native Americans in the 1650s.

Back when New York wasn't even New York yet, and before the English took over in 1664, the Dutch called the city New Amsterdam.

"New Amsterdam tastes like salt pork," said head chef Andrew Gerson. "It tastes like venison. It tastes like fried dough; tastes like back fat."

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Author Interviews
6:33 am
Sat April 18, 2015

At 84, Poet Gary Snyder Lives In 'This Present Moment'

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Food
6:33 am
Sat April 18, 2015

Culinary Siblings Give Pasta A Healthy Makeover

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Digital Life
6:33 am
Sat April 18, 2015

Company's Secret Weapon To Make Videos Go Viral

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