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Father's Day Giveaway: Win a KettlePizza Pro 22 Kit

Taking 2 slices of pizza and sandwiching the cheese side in and eating it like that.

Memorial Day Grilling Giveaway: Win This Delicious Cap of Ribeye

chicken wings, sausages, ribeye steaks, burgers, etc...

Win Tickets to the James Beard Foundation Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards Dinner, Friday, May 6

The Essential New York Times

Win Tickets to the James Beard Foundation Awards, Monday, May 9, in NYC

ABC Kitchen!!!!

Super Bowl Giveaway: Pig Pickin' and Wings from RUB

28-14 Steelers!

Cook the Book: 'Sarabeth's Bakery'

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: La Quercia

Girls' Night Dinner

I would suggest the Spotted Pig which is a gastropub. They have great small plates for sharing and you can order 1-2 entree to share. Try to get there early, otherwise there could be an hour plus wait.

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: Two Peter Luger Steaks

Ribeye baby!!

Cook the Book: 'Avec Eric'

I would love a culinary trip to Vietnam, France, Japan, China, Italy and Spain! But it was Rick Bayless was my food guide to Mexico I think that would be my ultimate dream.

Win Tickets to Three-Course Beer Dinner With Edible Manhattan

when harry met sally at katz

Win a Free Organic D'Artagnan Turkey

pumkin pie brulee!

Cook the Book: 'Bobby Flay's Throwdown!'

vietnamese banh mi sandwich!

NYC Food Events for the Weekend (and Beyond)

The Seven Deadly Seven Sins Tasting Menu event is linked to the wrong site. Showing up as Matsuri in Baltimore, MD not the NYC one.

Who Sells Your Favorite Croissants in New York?

Funny thing is I had a tasting of both Almondine (chocolate, chocolate almond, and almond) croissants and Cannelle Patisserie (almond croissant) this past weekend and hands down my family thought the best we ever tasted was the almond croissant at Cannelle in East Elmhurst, Queens. My sister and I couldn't help to have a quick bite after our purchase and I went back to purchase another two for my parents. But I would definitely go back to Almondine for their napoleon and chocolate mousse cake.

Cook the Book: 'Fiesta at Rick's'

Hands down Rick Bayless!

Cook the Book: The Perfect Finish

Strawberry cheesecake!

Cook the Book: 'Seasonal Fruit Desserts'

Cook the Book: The Gloriously Gluten-Free Cookbook

roasted root veggies and puree into a soup

Cook the Book: 'Ready for Dessert'

chocolate cupcake

Cook the Book: 'Rose's Heavenly Cakes'

dark chocolate coconut cake

Valentine's Day Giveaway: Peanut Butter & Co. Chocolate Hearts

Anything Dark Chocolate!

Cook the Book: America's Test Kitchen Family Baking Book

I totally forgot to add the brown sugar, but it did have sugar. The chocolate cookie looked pale but it still tastes alright.

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: Russ & Daughters Brunch Package

My salmon lox fritatta with an onion bagel spread with scallion cream cheese

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: La Quercia

wrapped around a slice of honey dew melon or cantaloupe

Gift Guide: The Ten Best Cookbooks of 2010

Staring at my towering stacks of cookbooks, I realized that unlike compilers of other top-ten lists, I had the distinct advantage of testing multiple recipes from each and every book we've featured. And for me, when it comes down to judging a cookbook, it's the success (or failure) of the recipes that counts for the most points. More