Brassica Kitchen Now Serving Brunch

Delicious brunch news --sound the trumpets! Newly opened Brassica Kitchen + Cafe co-owners/co-chefs Jeremy Kean and Phil Kruta are pleased to announce that they are now offering Sunday brunch from 10 a.m. to 3 pm. Located in a former luncheonette in Jamaica Plain across from the Forest Hills MBTA station, Brassica Kitchen + Cafe serves flavorfully fun French-American comfort fare, using locally grown, seasonal ingredients in unexpected ways with delicious results. Items from the inaugural brunch menu include:
Chicken and Waffles drizzled in hot sauce and maple syrup. Belgian Waffles served with raspberry compote and whipped maple butter.


Window Washing

Steven Mallard washes windows at Fazenda Cafe on June 22, 2015. Credit: Chris Helms

Steven Mallard has a business washing windows in Jamaica Plain. Here he is in action at one of his clients, Fazenda Cafe. Mallard said JP's locally-owned businesses are great customers. He can be reached at 857-237-9970.


Backdoor Herb Garden

An herb garden made from recycled materials behind Fazenda Coffee in Forest Hills, June 1, 2015. Credit: Chris Helms

Tuesday's Photo of the Day is this little vignette of an herb garden behind Fazenda Cafe in Forest Hills. It's made from recycled materials. Each weekday we post a “Photo of the Day” from around the neighborhood. If you have a photo that screams (or even whispers) "Jamaica Plain," here are four ways to nominate it:

Email me at chris@jamaicaplainnews

Tag a picture on Twitter with @02130News

Put your photo in the Jamaica Plain News photo pool on Flickr

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A photo taken through the window at Fazenda Coffee Roasters, 3710 Washington St., on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.

Fazenda Closed Until Wednesday

The Forest Hills cafe announced it would be closed Monday and Tuesday, reopening normal hours on Wednesday. A note on the door at Fazenda, 3710 Washington St., doesn't give a reason for the closure. We've reached out to Fazenda for details.