Billy Lyons is a weekly contributor to Village Voice dining section. His food-focused articles and videos have also been featured by Zagat and Thrillist. He's always to looking to find the intersection where food meets culture, and believes everyone should have their very own James Bond-style cocktail. Lyons holds a BA from the University of Richmond in Rhetoric and Communication Studies. He can be found on Instagram at @billyondollarman.
Chili Cook-Off for Charity The Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost Street, Brooklyn) Monday, 3 p.m. The Brooklyn Kitchen is hosting a chili cook-off, with proceeds going to benefit the Greenpoint Reform Church Food Relief Program. For $5, guests can sampl...
MOFAD at Night MOFAD (62 Bayard Street, Brooklyn) Friday, 6:45 p.m. MOFAD's Chow: Making the Chinese American Restaurant will extend its viewing hours and is inviting guests to enjoy bites from local restaurants and two beers from Brooklyn Brewery...
Becoming a Food Entrepreneur Brooklyn FoodWorks (630 Flushing Avenue, Brooklyn) Tuesday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Terry Frishman of culinary consultancy firm Culinest is leading a class on ways to help create your own food start up. The class will cover e...
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New Year's Eve Party Porchlight (271 Eleventh Avenue) Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 a.m. Porchlight is hosting a summer camp themed New Year's Eve party. The party includes live bluegrass and country music along with cocktails like hot chocolate with bour...
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Though the thought of the term New Nordic in America evokes imagery of fancy, twelve-course tasting menus highlighted by pulling your own radish out of a dirt patch, Chef Gabriel Hedlund of Sweden and Danish restaurateur Mathias Kær want to paint ...
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Carnegie Deli Final Week Carnegie Deli (854 Seventh Avenue) Tuesday through Saturday Grab a pastrami sandwich or slice of strawberry-topped cheesecake during Carnegie Deli's final week. The beloved New York institution will close after servic...