Among the fifty-some local food artisans I talked with in 2012, there were some real standouts, products I purchase again for myself and as gifts. Some of them are straight-out-of-the-package delicious, while others play a shining supporting role in preparing other foods, but they're all pretty spectacular.
'pipsnacks' on Serious Eats
Whether you're looking for an office grab-bag gift or a substantial present for someone you adore, there's something from New York's food artisans that'll meet your needs.
What's pipcorn? Sibling Jeff and Jennifer Martin talk about their hull-less popcorn that won't get little bits stuck in your teeth.