Lucas Candies in Haverstraw, the chocolate shop that’s been around more than 100 years, got national press this morning when Hoda Kotb named the PMS bar (Peanut Bugger, Milk Chocolate and Salty Potato Chips) one of her favorite things on the Today Show. Click above to see the clip.
Liz Johnson is content strategist for The Journal News and lohud.com, and the founding editor of lohudfood, formerly know as Small Bites. As food editor, she won awards from the New York News Publishers Association, the Association of Food Journalists and the Associated Press. She lives in Nyack with her husband and daughter on a tiny suburban lot they call their farm — with fruit trees, an herb garden, and a yardful of lettuce, tomatoes, onions, shallots, cucumbers, zucchini, radishes, cabbage, peppers, Brussels sprouts and carrots and four big blueberry bushes.