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Meet and Eat: Alex Rein, Founder, Kelvin Natural Slush Co.

New York Laren Spirer 2 comments

[Photograph: Victor Tate] Since it seems that summer hasn't released us from it's steamy clutches quite yet, you may still be daydreaming of a cool refreshing treat. Fear not, Serious Eaters, Kelvin Natural Slush Company is here! This recent... More

Meet & Eat: Harold Dieterle, Chef/Restaurateur

New York Laren Spirer 3 comments

Many Serious Eaters know Harold Dieterle as the winner of the first season of Top Chef in 2005. With his winnings, he and partner Alicia Nosenzo opened Perilla in 2007 in the West Village—a favorite of both regulars in the neighborhood and those who come from afar seeking a taste of the dishes that earned Harold his title. He and Alicia will be opening their second venture in the fall, a contemporary Thai restuarant called Kin Shop, at Sixth Avenue and 12th Street. Harold talks to us about his love for Thai cooking, his dreams of becoming a Navy fighter pilot, and the lure of a grilled ham and cheese sandwich. More

Meet & Eat: Michael Symon

Meet and Eat Leah Douglas 19 comments

With seven restaurants to his name, a James Beard award under his belt, and a new show premiering on the Cooking Channel, Cook Like an Iron Chef, Cleveland-based chef Michael Symon's got it made. I was happy to chat with him about all these projects and what he's got planned for the future. More

A Pint With: Tyson Arp, Nebraska Brewing Company

Drinks Maggie Hoffman 4 comments

Our favorite beer at the New York Brewfest last weekend was Nebraska Brewing Company's Melange a Trois, a Belgian-style blonde ale aged for six months in Chardonnay barrels. We're thrilled to have Tyson Arp, the brewer of that delicious beer, here today to answer a few questions! More

A Pint With: David Flaherty, Terroir/Hearth

Drinks Maggie Hoffman 7 comments

Ever wonder who decides what beers go on the menu at your favorite restaurant or watering hole? We did too, and then we met David Flaherty and found out all about it. (We also found out about his first time...drinking craft beer, that is.) More

Q&A with 'Odd Pair' Wine Blogger Jane Catherine Collins

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Houston Press wine blogger Jane Catherine Collins talks with Serious Grape about her Odd Pair column. Yes, someone else ponders what wine pairs well with Twinkies, tater tots, and black-eyed peas. More

Grilled: Zeke and Blork of The Montreal Burger Report

A Hamburger Today The Serious Eats Team 4 comments

In our latest Grilled we interview Chris "Zeke" Hand and Ed "Blork" Hawco, the duo behind Montreal Burger Report, a weekly podcast on burgers in Montreal. You can listen to the episodes on their website or, if you live in... More

Grilled: Jennifer Deseo of The Silver Spring Penguin

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 6 comments

Note: Today we're interviewing Jennifer Deseo of The Silver Spring Penguin, a blog dedicated to news and events in Silver Spring, Maryland. Over the summer we enjoyed following her burger escapades in her 2009 Burger Quest series. She'll return to... More

Meet & Eat: Chef and Iron Chef Michael Symon

New York Laren Spirer 15 comments

"It's not TV and interviews and cooking for celebrities. It's 80 to 90 hour work weeks and burns and scars, bad knees and arthritis in your hands." People from Cleveland have a city pride that would blow away that of... More

Grilled: Ashley Todd of Dream Burger

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 5 comments

Note: Today we're interviewing Ashley Todd of Portland-based burger blog Dream Burger, where she reviews burgers on a scale of 1 to 10 (or "Fuck This" to "Perfect") along with sides, environment, and value. Every post features photos, straightforward commentary... More

New York Culinary Experience: Q&A with Dan Barber

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[Photograph: Chichi Wang] In a Q&A session with Dan Barber at the New York Culinary Experience, the issues of the day were sustainability, the true meaning of "organic," and the role of taste in changing our collective behavior and... More

Grilled: Victoria Pesce Elliott of 'The Miami Herald'

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Note: Today we're interviewing Victoria Pesce Elliott, restaurant critic for The Miami Herald...and burger lover! Serious Eats founder Ed Levine asked her these questions to get the skinny on her burger preferences. [Flickr: Corey Ann] Name: Victoria Pesce Elliott Location:... More

Grilled: Scott R. Kline of Hoosier Burger Boy

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 1 comment

Note: Today we're interviewing Scott R. Kline of San Francisco Bay Area-based burger blog Hoosier Burger Boy (he grew up in Indiana). His reviews go beyond the Golden State; it seems like he makes a point to eat a burger... More

Grilled: Marc Sanders of Burgatory

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 6 comments

Note: Today we're interviewing Marc Sanders, the man behind burger blog Burgatory. Although he's based in Philadelphia, he's reviewed burgers from around the country and also blogs about burger-related news. Make sure to look at the topics on his blog,... More

Grilled: Daniel Zemans, Chicago Correspondent

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 25 comments

Note: Today we're interviewing Daniel Zemans, our new Chicago burger correspondent! He's admittedly more of a pizza aficionado than a burger lover, but with "AHT reviewer" recently added to his lists of skills, methinks his burger love will flourish. (Besides,... More

Grilled: Robyn Lee, Editor of A Hamburger Today

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 11 comments

Note: Today I'm interviewing...myself. Strange? A bit. But I'm the editor, so there's no one else to interview me. I hope this helps to put a face behind the name you find under most of these posts! I thought about... More

Grilled: Jessica Ward of Fries With That Shake

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 2 comments

Note: This week we're grilling Jessica Ward, 1/2 of of burger-centric, Philadelphia-based food blog Fries With that Shake and creator of Burger Club Philly. Her burger love is apparent—she's even wearing this awesome burger shirt in her photo. Go, Jessica!... More

Grilled: Zach Brooks of Midtown Lunch

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 5 comments

Note: This week we're grilling New York City-based blogger Zach Brooks of Midtown Lunch, your most trusted source for all things edible, cheap, and available during lunchtime in Midtown. Zach and the Midtown Lunch crew have well deserved accolades up... More

Grilled: Sef Gonzalez of The Burger Beast

A Hamburger Today Robyn Lee 3 comments

Note: This week we're grilling Sef Gonzalez of Miami-based burger blog The Burger Beast. Name: Sef Gonzalez, aka The Burger Beast Location: Miami, Florida Occupation: Burger Dominator How often do you eat burgers? Pretty often, maybe 5 times a week.... More

Grilled: Rick Field of Rick's Picks

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Note: This week we're grilling Rick Field, owner of New York-based pickle company Rick's Picks. Name: Rick Field Location: Lower East Side / Brooklyn, NYC Occupation: Owner and pickler How often do you eat burgers? Every other week. Where did... More

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