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Max Falkowitz

  1. surprising developments
    Taste of Persia’s Owner Says His Business Was StolenSaeed Pourkay claims Tasty Persia is a blatant copycat of Taste of Persia; his former landlord says otherwise.
  2. rip
    Orhan Yegen Was One of New York’s Most Gifted, and Outspoken, ChefsHe passed away this week at the age of 65.
  3. closings
    Good-bye to Taste of Persia, a Throwback to the New York We LovedSaeed Pourkay’s restaurant-within-a-restaurant will close at the end of the month.
  4. new york beginnings
    The Birth of the Park Slope Food CoopHow a food-loving community center became the most infamous — and best — grocery store in America.
  5. openings
    A New NYC Tea Bar Specializes in Rare Oolong and Matcha BeerAt 29B, specialty teas and inventive cocktails are the main draws.