It wasn’t until I returned home this evening – after a full day of breakfast, events, and dinner, did I realize I never once strayed off Mercer Street. It’s one of the streets I love most in NYC (second only to Bond Street!), and we’re fortunate to live on it.
11am, strolled down Mercer to purchase espresso pods from Nespresso at the corner of Prince Street, then crossed the street for a chocolate on chocolate cupcake (that counts as breakfast) and tea from 12pm, time to get ready for the IACP Culinary Expo further down on 82 Mercer. Chambre de Sucre exhibited this year and the turnout was amazing.
We were in good company with other local businesses such as Lucy’s Whey, Ginger Ale by Bruce Cost, and Artopolis. Saw so many familiar faces and met just as many new friends. Exhausting but well worth it.
7pm, ready for dinner. Back down Mercer to Niko, our uni in particular!) every Sunday. And with most sushi places (Sushi Soto, Ushiwakamaru, 15 East, Yasuda…the list goes one) closed that day, Niko has turned into our ever reliable spot. Uni, salmon, toro, and anago…