Press

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Enjoy a mix of mainstream newspaper articles alongside local bloggers, writers and photographers. To get a sense of the history of the Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain, we suggest reading the following articles first....

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/22/nyregion/22store.html?_r=2
What it was.....

http://gothamist.com/2009/06/09/mysterious_brooklyn_pharmacy_to_hos.php#photo-1
Seeds of an idea taking place....

http://www.overflowmagazine.com/spring10.htm
The OVERFLOW Magazine, Spring, 2010 interview with Peter Freeman. A jerk in the making.

And then.... jump around.... the articles below are not in order by date, and we're updating periodically! 
 
NEW YORK TIMES, BABY! The Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain makes the front page of the NY Times Food and Dining Section!

http://nymag.com/bestofny/kids/2011/weekend-treat/
New York Magazine lists Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain "Best Weekend Treat" in BEST OF NY 2011.  Thanks, and by the way, we're pretty swell during the week, too!

http://nymag.com/restaurants/features/soda/67278/
New York Magazines, FOUNTAIN HOPPING...  Where to drink nouveau soda in its finest form.

http://nymag.com/restaurants/articles/11/06/icecream/index3.html
Our very own, Sundae of Broken Dreams makes the big time! Thanks, NY Magazine!

http://www.bbc.com/travel/blog/20110617-bubbling-brooklyn
BBC and Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain in BUBBLING BROOKLYN and a GREAT photo of the BF&SF Staff. The Egg Cream making a comeback? You Betcha!

http://www.refinery29.com/nyc-best-ice-cream/slideshow#slide-8
Scoop it Up! Refinery 29 lists the best spots to find an ice cream, with a tip of the hat to our Sundae of Broken Dreams.

http://newyork.timeout.com//restaurants-bars/881961/vote-now-2011-food-drink-awards
Brooklyn Farmacy is nominated for TIME OUT's Best of 2011 Food & Drink Award. (We didn't win, but hey, we were up against some pretty heavy hitters, and were delighted to be in such good company!) Thanks TIME OUT!

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jeralyn-gerba/the-best-way-to-go-solo-i_b_922715.html
Brooklyn Farmacy makes Huffington Posts "Best places to go Solo in NYC" 2011

http://newyork.untappedcities.com/2011/07/28/photo-essay-old-blended-with-new-carroll-gardens-has-a-soda-fountain/
Untapped, New York's article, "Old Blended with New. Carroll Gardens has a Soda Fountain". Nice photo essay! Thanks, Untapped!

http://ny.eater.com/archives/2011/02/kids_restaurants.php
A Field Guide to the Hip New Family Restaurants of Brooklyn names Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain. Thanks Eater!

http://www.theurbangrocer.com/2011/01/25/brooklyn-farmacy-and-soda-fountain/
The Urban Grocer features Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain in "RETRO RIGHT"

http://carrollgardens.patch.com/articles/photos-from-the-maladies-film-shoot-in-carroll-gardens#photo-3906327
The rumor was true. James Franco did indeed shoot a film at Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain. Carroll Gardens Patch was on hand to get a glimpse of the supa sta in action.

http://www.tripfilms.com/Travel_Video-v74730-Brooklyn_borough-Brooklyn_Farmacy_26_Soda_Jerk-Video.html
Nice little video about the Farmacy featuring one of our favorite JERKS, Me'lisa!

http://www.restaurantgirl.com/best_of/new_yorks_best_summer_sips.html
Restaurant Girl names Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain one of New York's Best Summer Sips.

http://mysundaebest.blogspot.com/2011/08/down-on-farm.html
She really is licking her way 'round the world. Thanks, Sundae best!


http://carrollgardens.patch.com/articles/egg-creams-and-bandana-splits
Brooklyn-based female singing group films a video at the Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain!

http://foodandphotographie.blogspot.com/2011/05/jerk.html
Local blogger takes some nice photographs (egg creams!) while visiting the Farm.

http://whatsgoodinny.blogspot.com/2011/05/share-egg-cream-at-olde-tyme-farmacy-in.html
A Blog about things to Do, See and Eat in NY includes Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain

http://maxigumee.com/diary/archives/2011/05/max-and-rachels-new-york-city-adventure.php
Bloggers Max and Rachel pay a visit to the Farmacy.

http://www.weekendnotes.com/brooklyn-farmacy-and-soda-fountain/
Freelance writer and photographer, Joann Jovinelly on Egg Creams in NY and Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain. 

http://kristinahill.com/blog/?p=3291
Local photographer Kristina Hill does a Vintage Love Shoot at the Farmacy along with Clementine Events. Beautiful photography shows the full on glamor of the Farmacy.

http://margaretandjoy.wordpress.com/2011/09/15/brooklyn-farmacy-soda-fountain/
Food and still life photographers Margaret and Joy make a trip to the Farm.

http://www.nicolettemasonbrooklyn.html
Nice photos of the Farmacy. Thanks Nicolette!

Village Voice: Fork in the Road
Our Vanilla Malted is in the top 100 dishes to eat in NYC!

http://encoremag.com/new-york/articles/5366/brooklyn-farmacy
Encore Magazine features Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain in "It's like the 1950's never ended, complete with Egg Creams..."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jO42D79g-Zw
Old friends visit NYC and take some nice shots and videos of the Farmacy.

http://www.eattoblog.com/brooklyn-farmacy/
Eat to Blog features Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain

http://www.citysweettooth.com/?p=1365
Illustrations of some of the Farmacy favorites, including the PINK POODLE and the BLACK MAMBA.

http://www.trendcentral.com/life/fifties-flashback/
Interesting story featuring Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain: "Today's younger generation is enjoying a wave of Boomer-era affinity".  

http://www.kjonline.com/news/west-athens-natives-dream-comes-true-with-help-from-discovery-series_2010-07-04.html
Story featuring head jerk, Petey Freeman, "West Athens native's dream comes true with help from Discovery Series.

http://www.papermag.com/2010/06/brooklyn_farmacy_soda_fountain.php
PAPER MAG lists Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain Restaurant of the Week. Thanks!

http://www.nycgo.com/articles/the-best-chocolate-cake-in-the-world-brooklyn-farmacy-soda-fountain-and-sou
Nice little write up on our opening.

NYMag
Favorite fountains

New York Post -
A jerk in the post!

http://ny.racked.com/archives/2010/10/13/the_brooklyn_farmacys_sad_but_genius_lost_and_found_display.php-
RACKED, NY features our "Left, but not Forgotten" window display with adorable items left at the Farmacy.

CobbleHillBlog
WABC checks out the Brooklyn Farmacy

http://www.professortoilet.com/2010/06/18/saving-seltzer-water/
Professor Toilet talks about our water conserving toilet at the Farmacy.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/benjaminlhaas/sets/72157623892524797/
Local photographer Benjamin Haas features photos from Brooklyn Farmacy, before and after.

http://www.heritageradionetwork.com/archives?tag=Brooklyn%20Farmacy
A foodie podcast with head jerk, Petey. Listen up!

Local Maine paper on Soda Jerk, Petey Freeman. Awww, shucks.

ABC7 Video: An Old Fashioned Pharmacy serving up Tasty Treats!

http://blogs.villagevoice.com/forkintheroad/2010/08/dish_no_79_vani.php
Village Voice's 100 dishes to EAT NOW includes our delicious Vanilla Malt. YUM.


On the opening of the Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain.

How to make an Egg Cream, with head jerk, Petey Freeman

Petey teaches how to make an egg cream:

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news%2Flocal&id=7605106
WABC checks out the Brooklyn Farmacy. Be patient for the loading, it is well worth it!

http://blogs.villagevoice.com/forkintheroad/2010/05/brooklyn_farmac.php
Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain... rising from the ashes!

Brooklyn Farmacy Egg Cream from Heather Quinlan on Vimeo.

TripFilms shows off the Farmacy and one of our best jerks:

Watch more Brooklyn borough videos at tripfilms.com

NY Daily News - Brooklyn Farmacy Gets a Makeover