Carina Koeppicus

Carina is a Brooklyn-born and based writer with a focus on food and culture. She's written for The Rumpus, The Brooklyn Daily Eagle and other publications.

All Articles From Carina Koeppicus

Brooklyn’s New Yemeni Coffeehouse Elevates Coffee to an Art Form

There is a genuine sense of ceremony when you order a cup at Qahwah House

In NYC, The Holiday Takeout Meal Has Achieved Its Ultimate Form

Very few things improved in 2020, but this is certainly one of them

NYC’s Best Craft Breweries Are Torn on Whether to Reopen Their Taprooms

Although outdoor drinking is permitted under Phase 2, some brewers are waiting to resume on-site service

A Timely, Comprehensive Guide to All Your Favorite Upstate Restaurants and Businesses

Michael Bruno’s Tastemakers Guide to support small businesses through the pandemic

What It's Like to Open a Restaurant in NYC During a Pandemic

Despite a citywide shutdown, a handful of local chefs have tried to forge ahead with opening plans

How 10 NYC Restaurants Are Adapting in the Face of Coronavirus

With mandates to suspend all in-house dining, restaurant owners are re-envisioning their service on the fly