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Pig Island 2011 at Governors Island

Pig’s head on a grill, Sixpoint Brewery beer, and grilling up sausages from Hecho en Dumbo Pig Island II took place on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at Governors Island. It was a humid, gray day from the start with a brief shower passed by around 1 PM but it never slowed down the pace of people coming to the island and eat their hearts out with food laced with roasted or smoked pork, with a few vegetarian dishes to appease that crowd. With 18 restaurants represented here (and Neuman’s Catering brought in a Danish chef, Trina Hahnemann), it is difficult..

Upcoming Food Events on September 2011

August seems like the relative down-time for partying on a large scale but for sure, September is one heck of a busy month eating (and blowing out) your stomachs. Want to check out some food-filled fun events for the month of September? See below (listed in chronological order)… Pig Island Website: http://www.pigisland.com Date: Saturday, September 10, 2011, rain or shine Location: Governor’s Island Pig Island II is an all-local event, featuring farmers, chefs, brewers and vintners, bringing the best of New York State to New York City. The event will source 80 hogs from NY farmers, prepared by 20 top..