NY Times Dining Section Roundup: 9.27.06
Cookware Store Settles Into Its New Home: Now that Florence Fabricant has announced the opening of Broadway Panhandler in its new spot, get ready for the lines to grow even longer. She describes the downtown favorite as a “a warren of industrial racks filled with more than 15,000 items, from giant paella pans to minuscule truffle cutters.” We’ve been discussing the opening here. If you haven’t tried a Le Creuset cast iron pot yet, the 2 quart round oven for $63.95 might be the deal for you.
•Tainted Spinach Brings Demands for New Rules: I was surprised to read that “More outbreaks of disease are now traced to produce than to meat, poultry, fish, eggs and milk combined.”
• A Guide to Farmed Caviar: Prices, links, and phone numbers for top vendors.