Recap: LES Pickle Day Returned Yesterday at Daylife [PHOTOS]

Posted on: October 28th, 2013 at 9:43 am by

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Photo: David Bergman

It was, as promised, “kind of a big dill.” The LES Pickle Day returned yesterday afternoon as part of the DayLife Festival, and the crowd turned out in droves.

Lots of local food and fashion vendors set up shop (or rather, rolled out pushcarts), which stretched down Orchard Street from Houston to Delancey. The streets were filled with live music, croquet, a Halloween contest for kids, yoga, DJ lessons and a home pickling contest.

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Photo: Lori Greenberg

The choices of pickles, or pickle-centric foods, were pretty creative this year. We spied everything from Guss’ Pickles on a stick to Lush Candy’s pickled brittle crunch. We sampled some non-pickle foods including codfish fritters from Spur Tree, rice balls from The Japanese Deli and some pretty amazing bbq from Georgia’s. We also fell in love with the Bill Murray coasters from Urban Cricket and the fab gemstone pendants from Yaf Sparkle.

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A feast from Mi Casa es su Casa. Photo: Lori Greenberg

If you missed the festival, you can still visit many of the vendors at their regular locations. Here’s the full list.

 

Picklers:

Adamah

Brooklyn Brine

Divine Brine

Grillo’s Pickles

Guss’ Pickles

Horman’s Best Pickles

The Pickle Guys, 49 Essex Street

Mama O’s

McClure’s

MacDonald Farms

Mrs. Kim’s Kimchi

Natural Harvest Gourmet Pickles

Picklena

Rick’s Picks

Sour Puss Pickles

LES Food Vendors:

Black Tree, 131 Orchard Street

Brooklyn Taco, 120 Essex Street (Essex Market)

Boulton+Watt, 5 Avenue A

Cheeky Sandwiches, 35 Orchard Street

Georgia’s BBQ, 192 Orchard Street

Goodfellas Brick Oven Pizza, 144 Orchard Street

Grazer

Grey Lady, 77 Delancey Street

Khao Man Gai NY

La Crepe c’est si Bon, 115 Eldridge Street

LaNewyorkina

Luca and Bosco, 120 Essex Street (Essex Market)

Lush Candy

Maggie’s Kitchen available at Pushcart Coffee

The Meatball Shop, 84 Stanton Street

Melt Bakery, 132 Orchard Street

Mexicue

Mi Casa es su Casa, 140 Orchard Street

MiMi & CoCo’s

Mission Chinese,  154 Orchard Street

Ni Japanese Deli, 120 Essex Street (Essex Market)

Pop Karma, 95 Orchard Street

Roasting Plant, 81 Orchard Street

Roni-Sue’s Chocolates, 120 Essex Street (Essex Market)

Russ and Daughters, 179 E. Houston

Saxelby Cheesemongers, 120 Essex Street (Essex Market)

Souvlaki GR, 116 Stanton Street

Spur Tree, 76 Orchard Street

Sweet Buttons Desserts, 84 Rivington Street

Tache Artisan Chocolates, 254 Broome Street

Tiengarden, 170 Allen Street

Retail:

By Robert James, 74 Orchard Street

David Owens Vintage, 154 Orchard Street

GritNGlory, 186 Orchard Street

Hoodie Shop, 181 Orchard Street

Old Hollywood, 250 Broome Street

Oscar Israelowitz

Pull-In, 147 Orchard Street

Quinn, 181 Orchard Street

Yaf Sparkle, 158 Orchard Street

Urban Cricket, 29 Essex Street

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