Astoria, Beer and Wine, Dessert, Food and Drink, Food Talk, Long Island City, Mexican, Restaurants, Sunnyside, Weekend Jul 09, 2014 We Heart Astoria Food Talk *Cool Off Edition* Food Talk offers up tasty and thirst quenching ways to cool off this week including Cholados at Pecas Y Mas, iced coffee, iced tea and boozy cocktails all over Astoria, happy hour at the Thirsty Koala and more! Share this Scoop by Judith Rich total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Food Talk offers up tasty and thirst quenching ways to cool off this week including Cholados at Pecas Y Mas, iced coffee, iced tea and boozy cocktails all over Astoria, happy hour at the Thirsty Koala and more! by Judith Rich Share this Scoop total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print In honor of the major hotness we’re experiencing right now, we thought to dedicate this week’s Food Talk to some of the more cooling eats and drinks out there: Image credit: Sue Yacka Our friend Sue recently wrote about the yummies found at LIC’s Dutch Kills bar and Blissful Kitchen. Among these is their highly recommended Moscow Mule cocktail. Cheers! 27-24 Jackson Avenue, LIC. 718.383.2724 Yum. During steamy times like these, we can always turn to delicious ice cream such as at Sweet Jane’s. Word is they’ve added a few new flavors to their menu such as coffee, cappucino kahlua, Rocky Road and Damoson Plum Sorbet among others. 27-17 24th Avenue, Astoria. 347.848.0292 Image by Tufino Pizzeria What goes better with a delicious crusty pizza than an ice cold beer? Enjoy Tuffino’s offering of icy Captain Lawrence IPA with their crackly pies! 36-08 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria. 718.278.4800 Delicious iced coffee. For your thirst quenching pleasure, I’ve compiled a list of cooling concoctions including iced coffee and tea, boozy creations and more! If you’d like to do Happy Hour the Aussie way, pop into the Thirsty Koala for their daily drinks specials including 2-for-1 caipirinhas, margaritas and other specialty cocktails. 35-12 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria. 718.626.5430 Image credit: via Yelp (Sally W.) Even though it’s not technically in Astoria, we want to give big props to Pecas Y Mas for their stupendous cholados (pictured above), which are a fabulous combination of milk, ice, juice and fruit. Think of it as a cross between a fruit salad and a smoothie. 44-20 Greenpoint Avenue, Sunnyside. 718.389.4443 Twitter Facebook Email Print choladosCocktailscool officed coffeepecas y mas Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.