Tag: New York City

Ace’s Fall Produce Forecast

Happy September! This month, we have a produce forecast for you straight from our very own Allison Bennett, Director of Produce Sales. As always, Ace only supplies 100% organic fruits and veggies and we strive to buy locally whenever possible. Keep reading to stay abreast of all the Ace produce news…Hi Allison! How are produce […]

Last Scoops Of Summer @ Jacob Riis (The People’s Beach)

Poll a random group of people and you’ll find that it’s hard to get them to agree on the best flavor of ice cream or whether a cake cone is better than a waffle cone. Ask them whether or not the summer has gone by quickly, though, and you’ll soon see that it’s much easier […]

Mixing It Up With Ace Customer Magic Mix Juicery

When Jil Larsen was diagnosed with the skin condition melasma, she knew that the only thing that might make her better was changing the way she ate, which she describes as the standard American diet. “I think I was overfed and undernourished,” she said in an interview with Ace fave Clean Plates. “I eliminated one […]

Meatless Monday With Ace Vendor Heidi Matonis + A Deal!

Ask Heidi Matonis, founder of Heidi’s Real Food, why she started her business and she’ll readily admit that it wasn’t a lifelong plan: “I began my vegan food business as part of a mid-life crisis, a challenge, a dare to myself. I knew nothing about the food business. I simply liked to cook and used it […]

Spice Up Your Summer With These NEW Cookbooks

Happy end-of-July! While certain days this summer are proving too hot to turn on the oven, that doesn’t mean you can’t cool off by putting your feet up, sipping an iced drink, leafing through a new cookbook, and planning for the day when you can once again try delicious recipes. With that in mind, we […]

It’s Never Cloudy @ Ace Customer Sun In Bloom

If you’ve heard that it never rains at Ace customer Sun in Bloom, you’d be correct! We headed over to their Tribeca location on a gorgeous Wednesday and loved what we found–the glass doors were open to the glorious breeze and there were customers sitting on benches by the open windows, happily munching away on […]

Juice Press’s Newest Products

Hi friends! As you know, Juice Press has been a loyal Ace customer for years and we’re so excited to report that we recently had the chance to taste a bunch of their new products. From cold-pressed, organic juices to guilt-free cookies and delicious mini chocolate bars, JP knows how to make healthy food DELICIOUS. […]

Ace Is Still In–Are You?

Dear Vendors and Customers, As you know, all of us here at Ace value the earth above all else. Without this beautiful planet, we wouldn’t be able to eat fresh, local, organic food, swim in the clean ocean, or gaze up at the clear sky. We have always done as much as we could to […]

Ace’s Summer Produce Forecast

Happy June, friends! We’re kicking the month off with a produce forecast from our very own Allison Bennett, Director of Produce Sales. As you probably know, Ace only supplies 100% organic fruits and veggies and we strive to buy locally whenever possible. Keep reading to stay abreast of all the Ace produce news…Hi Allison! The […]

A Delicious Plant-Based Dinner With Terri NYC

Last Thursday, in an effort to save what was otherwise a damp and dreary day, we trekked over to the financial district–100 Maiden Lane, specifically. What could be there, you ask? Well, none other than amazing Ace customer Terri NYC!For those of you who may not know, Terri is an innovative restaurant offering nutritious plant-based food made […]

Smorgasburg Sundays

Last weekend, we took advantage of the GORGEOUS weather and headed over to Breeze Hill in Prospect Park, where the Sunday Smorgasburg was in full swing! For those of you who don’t know, Smorgasburg is a Brooklyn staple and self-described as “the largest weekly open-air food market in America, attracting 20,000-30,000 people to Brooklyn each weekend […]

Join Ace @ the New York Restaurant Show

SAVE THE DATE…and FREE registration! Hi food-making and food-selling friends, we can’t wait to see you at the 2017 International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York (aka the New York Restaurant Show). This year, the show is taking place March 5-7 at the Javits Center and admission grants you access to three full days of visits […]

Our 2016/2017 Guide To Acing The New Year!

Hello there and welcome to our 2016/2017 guide to acing the new year! From “Chrismukkah” latkes to 5-course prix fixe menus, and a vegan restaurant boasting “semi-sophisticated comfort food,” Ace customers are dishing up all kinds of specialities for the new year. Keep reading to see what various Ace customers will be serving as 2016 […]

Summer In The City: Ample Hills Amps Up Their Ice Cream Game

Hello and welcome to the first part of our Summer In The City series…three posts featuring ice cream from Ace customers! First up is Brooklyn legend Ample Hills Creamery, who we’ve written about before. Since its beginning as a lone cart in Prospect Park, Ample Hills has blossomed into one of the foremost ice cream parlors in the city, […]

Irving Farm Opens Shop On The Upper East Side

Hello hello! We bring good news on this lovely sunny New York City morning. Ace customer and longstanding NYC coffee establishment Irving Farm Coffee Roasters just opened a new location on the Upper East Side, joining the ranks of a handful of locations already sprinkled throughout the city. Irving Farm is a special business indeed; in 1996, two college […]

Allison’s Produce Forecast: June

Hello friendly produce lovers, we’re excited to bring you the second installment of Allison’s Produce Forecast (here is the first one, in case you missed it)! As we mentioned last month, this summer is a special one for Ace, we we’re tripling the number of 100% certified organic fruits and veggies we offer. We know you’re itching to get […]

Talking Produce With Allison

Hello, friends! We have some good news…we’re excited to announce that this year we’re offering more produce than ever before, tripling our offering from 50 items to 150! As you probably know, Ace carries only 100% certified organic produce, sourced as locally as possible. As Allison Bennett, our director of produce sales explains, “We follow the food. […]

Eating At The Pennsy + The Little Beet Can’t Be Beat!

Hello there! How was your first warm weekend? Ours was great for many, many reasons including the fact that we were lucky enough to visit Ace customer The Little Beet at the high end food hall The Pennsy. Located at 2 Penn Plaza, this self-described “new innovative culinary destination” is truly a health food oasis in the middle […]

Cupping With Ace Customer Two Leaves And A Bud

Howdy, tea lovers! We’re beyond excited to officially announce our new vendor Two Leaves and a Bud, the independent Basalt, Colorado-based company known for its organic, fairly traded tea. As you may have heard, we’ve been running a special promotion for the last few months, offering FREE filled racks of Two Leaves Tea! If you didn’t […]

January Juicin’ With Ace Customer Juice Press

Last week, we were lucky enough to try a customized juice cleanse with Ace customer Juice Press. Touted as health boosters akin to secret serums by celebrities like Miranda Kerr, chefs such as Adam Geringer, and designers like Alexander Wang, Juice Press’s drinks are far from underappreciated…but that doesn’t mean we’ll ever stop singing their […]

Celebrating New Year’s Eve Naturally: The Ace Guide

Eating and playing are two of life’s greatest joys–so what better way is there to celebrate the beginning of 2016 than with a delicious, magic-filled, fun, and healthy New Year’s Eve(ning)? Because our customers recognize this—and because they’re awesome!—many of them are offering special NYE menus, live music, master classes, and general party-themed mayhem! Keep reading […]

Clean + Oh So Green: Cleansing With Ace Customer Rawpothecary

Ace customer Rawpothecary describes its journey to create perfect juices simply: “We have evolved the concept of cold-pressed juice, turned it upside down on its head, and ended up with a nutrient-packed, fiber-focused, protein-powered lineup. It’s the volition of juice, we’re just scratching the surface.” These “evolved juices” are indeed different; Rawpothecary’s line boasts cold-pressed, low-sugar, organic juices, […]