Local Food Artisan Incubator: The Brooklyn Flea

Our VideosBy Liza de Guia on Jun 30, 2010
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Yes, it’s a little bit “hippy-dippy”.

Come meet the passionate crew of artisan food vendors hand picked for NYC’s popular year-round antiques & food market: The Brooklyn Flea. Truth be told, it’s way more than just a cool place to grab food, it’s a place where great food ideas are tried and tested. Find out from Eric Demby, the co-founder, what makes The Flea’s selection so unique, family-oriented and special.

If you love food, this is an absolute must eat in your travels to Brooklyn. There’s no place quite like it in New York. Everything is made to order, very sustainable and served to you by the food artisans themselves.

Featuring seafood, sandwiches, meats, sweets, baked goods, pizza and desserts from: The Milk Truck, Crop to Cup Coffee, Liddabit Sweets, Nunu Chocolates, Whismy & Spice, Kumquat Cupcakery, SCRATCHbread, Asia Dog, The Red Hook Lobster Pound, People’s Pops, Pizza Moto, Soler Dominican Pupusas, The Country Boys, Blue Marble Ice Cream, Early Bird Granola, McClure’s Pickles, Rick’s Picks, Salvatore Bklyn Ricotta, Choncho’s Tacos, Porchetta, The Good Fork, Kors d’Oeuvres.

Thanks for watching food. curated. This video was produced in association with Seth Unger & George Motz of Food Films America. Happy Eating!

Comments

  1. Nicole T says:

    Awesome! BK Flea keeps me in love with Brooklyn.

  2. Nicole T says:

    Awesome! BK Flea keeps me in love with Brooklyn.

  3. Raoul - MR. BREAKFAST says:

    I always get transported when I watch your videos! (even if it is just one borough away.)

  4. Raoul - MR. BREAKFAST says:

    I always get transported when I watch your videos! (even if it is just one borough away.)

  5. great video, liza! i’m so proud to be a part of the flea and you did such a great job capturing it. everyone come out and see us on saturday!

  6. great video, liza! i’m so proud to be a part of the flea and you did such a great job capturing it. everyone come out and see us on saturday!

  7. Gabriele says:

    Oh, I wish I was living in NY…
    One of our family dreams is to be able to spend a few years in Brooklyn, as soon as the girls grow up.
    Brava Liza, your work is always excellent, real and to the point. Keep shooting!!!!
    Best
    Gabriele

  8. Gabriele says:

    Oh, I wish I was living in NY…
    One of our family dreams is to be able to spend a few years in Brooklyn, as soon as the girls grow up.
    Brava Liza, your work is always excellent, real and to the point. Keep shooting!!!!
    Best
    Gabriele

  9. Steve fried says:

    Liza, well done. great piece. when can we shoot something together? I;d really love to some day. lets chat about it over some lunch.

  10. Steve fried says:

    Liza, well done. great piece. when can we shoot something together? I;d really love to some day. lets chat about it over some lunch.

  11. Alexis Grossman says:

    a wonderful film liza! i am so happy that we could be a part of it, you captured the quirkiness of the flea perfectly. congrats and thank you!

  12. Alexis Grossman says:

    a wonderful film liza! i am so happy that we could be a part of it, you captured the quirkiness of the flea perfectly. congrats and thank you!

  13. Marsha Cade says:

    Fabulous video! We love the Brooklyn Flea! We are an an online artisan food marketplace and love to support the passionate champions of local foods and flavors year round, offering greater distribution and exposure. We’d love to hear from interested foodcrafters and producers! RegionalBest.com (http://www.regionalbest.com)

    • Liza de Guia says:

      Hi Marsha! Thanks for stopping by. I love the BKFlea and all the great food ideas that are born there. Anyhow, thanks for letting me know about your new site, it looks great! Can’t wait to sample some of those products. When did you launch?

  14. Marsha Cade says:

    Fabulous video! We love the Brooklyn Flea! We are an an online artisan food marketplace and love to support the passionate champions of local foods and flavors year round, offering greater distribution and exposure. We’d love to hear from interested foodcrafters and producers! RegionalBest.com (http://www.regionalbest.com)

    • Liza de Guia says:

      Hi Marsha! Thanks for stopping by. I love the BKFlea and all the great food ideas that are born there. Anyhow, thanks for letting me know about your new site, it looks great! Can’t wait to sample some of those products. When did you launch?

  15. Marsha Cade says:

    Hi Liza! We launched in July, 2008. There are so many great artisans out there. We think we’ve only scratched the surface, but we’re picky about who joins the site. We are committed to product exclusivity to some extent to better support our community of artisans.

  16. Marsha Cade says:

    Hi Liza! We launched in July, 2008. There are so many great artisans out there. We think we’ve only scratched the surface, but we’re picky about who joins the site. We are committed to product exclusivity to some extent to better support our community of artisans.

  17. Lisa says:

    I really love your show and look forward to the new episodes…very impressive work.

  18. Lisa says:

    I really love your show and look forward to the new episodes…very impressive work.

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