Adam C. Banks
It’s that time of the year again.  Concord grapes are sweet, tart & juicy. Terrible for making wine but they taste great. #fall #grapes #newyork #local #fruit

It’s that time of the year again. Concord grapes are sweet, tart & juicy. Terrible for making wine but they taste great. #fall #grapes #newyork #local #fruit

Tonight’s flank steak marinade- Roasted garlic, @gracefoods scotch bonnet hot pepper sauce, grated ginger, scallion, fresh thyme, oil, S&P.  Get ready @meganfaye. #astoria #steak #meat #Friday #spicy

Tonight’s flank steak marinade- Roasted garlic, @gracefoods scotch bonnet hot pepper sauce, grated ginger, scallion, fresh thyme, oil, S&P. Get ready @meganfaye. #astoria #steak #meat #Friday #spicy

Made tonight by @wallstreetchef—-Tuna, cucumber, avocado purée & soy. #tuna #seafood #healthy #food

Made tonight by @wallstreetchef—-Tuna, cucumber, avocado purée & soy. #tuna #seafood #healthy #food

I made some sort of pasta concoction with ground veal, beans, arugula & tomato. Finished with sour cream & scallions. Whatever, it tastes good. #astoria #random #pasta #dinner #food

I made some sort of pasta concoction with ground veal, beans, arugula & tomato. Finished with sour cream & scallions. Whatever, it tastes good. #astoria #random #pasta #dinner #food

MMMmmmmm spinning meat. #astoria #shawarma #food #meat #sunday #hyperlapse (at Shawarmania)

Great bar snacks, candied bacon & fried candied peanuts with wasabi peas from @theastorroom #astoria #happyhour #snacks #food  (at The Astor Room)

Great bar snacks, candied bacon & fried candied peanuts with wasabi peas from @theastorroom #astoria #happyhour #snacks #food (at The Astor Room)

Got this text this afternoon from a buddy of mine. I live it NYC, situations like this never come up for me. #friend #text #roadkill #dinner

Got this text this afternoon from a buddy of mine. I live it NYC, situations like this never come up for me. #friend #text #roadkill #dinner

Holy Shawarmania Batman!!! #shawarma #astoria #food #lunch  (at Shawarmania)

Holy Shawarmania Batman!!! #shawarma #astoria #food #lunch (at Shawarmania)

Guessing they are similar to preserved lemon. I’m gonna give these a try; there is no way they can suck. If I like them, I’ll figure out how to make my own. #astoria #food #finds

Guessing they are similar to preserved lemon. I’m gonna give these a try; there is no way they can suck. If I like them, I’ll figure out how to make my own. #astoria #food #finds

Locally made merguez sausage, beluga lentils & baby kale sautéed in the sausage drippings. #astoria #dinner #food #lamb #sausage

Locally made merguez sausage, beluga lentils & baby kale sautéed in the sausage drippings. #astoria #dinner #food #lamb #sausage

Huevos Rancheros & guac w/ chips for brunch at @casa_enrique. So good. #one #michelin #star #mexican #food #lic #queens  (at Casa Enrique LIC)

Huevos Rancheros & guac w/ chips for brunch at @casa_enrique. So good. #one #michelin #star #mexican #food #lic #queens (at Casa Enrique LIC)

Fall is here. Spaghetti squash with butter, sage & lemon, Brussels with roasted garlic…oh yeah, I’m drinking pinot & watching Spaceballs. @meganfaye #fall #dinner #wine #spaceballs

Fall is here. Spaghetti squash with butter, sage & lemon, Brussels with roasted garlic…oh yeah, I’m drinking pinot & watching Spaceballs. @meganfaye #fall #dinner #wine #spaceballs

Lamb is my favorite red meat.  Let it marinate. #lamb #rack #meat #food

Lamb is my favorite red meat. Let it marinate. #lamb #rack #meat #food

I’m excited to dog sit tonight. #dog #frenchie #bulldog

I’m excited to dog sit tonight. #dog #frenchie #bulldog

A warm roll & melted butter, finished with flakey sea salt. The simple things. #bread #butter #KISS #maldon #food

A warm roll & melted butter, finished with flakey sea salt. The simple things. #bread #butter #KISS #maldon #food