Gallery: This Week at Serious Eats World Headquarters

Lambs in Bags
Lambs in Bags

Pat La Frieda sent Kenji a few ginormous bags of lamb for the Food Lab's lamb guide.

Bowl of Gummies
Bowl of Gummies

We usually get sick of Japanese candies after doing a round up post, but the Kasugai fruit gummies didn't last long.

Nosy Dumpling
Nosy Dumpling

Dumpling stares on longingly as Robyn and Kenji take photos of Japanese gummies.

Alaina and Malcolm
Alaina and Malcolm

SE general manager Alaina Browne brought her ten-week-old Malcolm to the office for the first time. Squeeee! We sat around and stared at him, specifically his cheeks, for about a half hour.

Happy Malcolm
Happy Malcolm

AHH HAPPY BABY! [Note: he's even cuter in person. And this photo is pretty off-the-charts cute.]

Still Got About $15 Worth of Peeps
Still Got About $15 Worth of Peeps

Say it ain't so—Peeps Week has come to a close! Where will all our leftover Peeps go? Maybe we'll just age them for next year?

Best Ribs in Manhattan Tasting
Best Ribs in Manhattan Tasting

A behind the scenes look at our attempt to find the most finger-licking ribs in Manhattan. Many wet naps were used in the process.

Opposite Pizza Day
Opposite Pizza Day

We tried two pizzas in the office today: a deep dish pizza from Domino's with ten toppings (more on that soon!) and a few bar pies from Star Tavern. One was textbook-thick, the other, paper-thin.

Hula Dumpling
Hula Dumpling

We've been eating a lot of crab rangoon and washing it down with Zombie Punch here. Dumpling decided to celebrate Tiki Week in his grass skirt.

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