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82 posts categorized "Berlin Edibles"

Scenes from a Saturday (Antipodes & Bite Club)

A stack of The Gentlewoman, a string of perfect flat whites, kind patient waitstaff ready to dispense fluffys, a view of a stunning church: Antipodes remains a gem for coffee lovers on a lazy Saturday. Finally, finally, Bite Club! Singleton......

Strawberry picking in and around Berlin

Tis the season! Two favorites: Vierfelderhof (blogged here a couple of years ago) in Spandau, with its organic strawberries, charming outdoor cafe and small menagerie of animals. And Hofladen Falkensee, which is mounting a strawberry festival this weekend. Alongside mounds......

A mid-winter feast (Fish delivered to your doorstep)

A fish supper with friends to celebrate the turning towards spring? Yes please. Prawns according to Nigel Slater; herbed salmon according to Nigel Slater. Thank you Deutsche See for the chance to try the new shop....

Street Food Thursday Meets Berlinale

Oh, but it's been heaven to have the Street Food Thursday outpost save me from the gastronomic wasteland that is Potsdamer Platz. (Won't you come back soon, for instance to that vast empty space in front of Kulturforum?) There's an......

Wurst & Bier (A day of beer & sausages at Markthalle IX)

How Wurst & Bier works: you pay five euros for a glass (to keep) and three tokens, each of which buys you .1 liters of beer. Who could resist Vagabund Brauerei's adorable stand, with Bell jars filled with hops and......

Salt for the winter (and a bánh mì)

My inner ant, my inner squirrel emerges as autumn's chill descends. The other day in Steglitz I stocked up on spices for the winter - cinnamon, various chili peppers, nutmegs, and, more luxuriantly, two Hawaiian salts, one to keep, one......

Summer in a cup

Lemongrass, dragonhead blossoms, lemon verbena, currant leaves, peppermint, sunflower petals, rose petals, cornflowers: summer in tea form, bright and clear. --- Sommerland tea by Kräutergarten Pommerland, available at most organic shops and Karstadt....