• Sun, Sand, and Spaghetti

    10 days ago - By Eater

    For thousands of Dominicans in New York's Washington Heights, the shores of Lake Harriman State Park are for family, friends, and giant pots of empaguetadas Before sunrise on summer weekends across the Bronx and Washington Heights, Dominican families pack vans with folding chairs, coolers, and canopies in preparation for a day at New York's second-largest state park, Harriman, or Los Siete Lagos , as it is often called. When the last lingering cousin is dragged from bed and stuffed in the van, an aunt runs up to the apartment for a final crucial item: an olla of spaghetti in a homemade...
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