Michael Stern

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    There Are Sukkahs in Times Square to Celebrate Sukkot

    ​Sukkot is an eight day-long Jewish holiday that this year goes from October 12th to the 21st. One of the traditions of the holiday is the building of a sukkah, a walled, tent-like structure covered in plant material. The sukkah is intended as a memorial of sorts of the time the Israelites spe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2010

    Tomorrow: 10 Fast Food Offerings That Don't Suck

    ​Sure, Wendy's chili is totally acceptable, and maybe even good, but is that enough to catapult it into the top 10? Picture this: You're in a car on the outskirts of Intercourse, Pennsylvania, clutching your well-thumbed antique copy of Road Food by Jane and Michael Stern. Where it says there ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2009

    Handicapping the Big Apple Barbecue Block Party

    The Big Apple Barbecue Block Party has grown to be one of the great culinary events of the summer. This year the 7th annual edition will be held on June 13th and June 14th in Madison Square, from 11 am till 7 pm, which is two hours longer than the previous year. As usual, the collection of barbecues ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    May 29, 2001


    Composing the Perfect Season