LES Bites: Economy Candy’s Next Generation, New Amsterdam Returns, Horseradish Season
Some Friday food headlines to round out your week.
- Economy Candy’s third-generation owner, Mitchell Cohen, says he always knew he’d have to leave his Wall Street job someday to take over the beloved shop “because you can’t let that go away.”
- The New Amsterdam Market announced this morning it will return Saturday, May 31. Details forthcoming.
- It’s horseradish time again at the Pickle Guys on Essex Street (which will soon be expanding into the former Painkiller tiki bar space next door).
- A lawsuit by Katz’s Deli forces a food truck to change its name.