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Our New Favorite Sandwich at Russ and Daughters

Looking forward to Russ & Daughters Cafe... Any news on it's opening ??

Would You Pay a $10 Fee for Delivery?

I would gladly pay the $ 10 but they only deliver to addresses below 60th St... A tale of two cities...

American Heart and New Orleans Soul at Bo's Kitchen & Bar Room

OK......I'll bite. What the hell is NOMAD ??

Perfect Boiled Eggs

Soft boiled eggs...Large eggs in 1/2 inch of boiling water. Cover cook for 6 1/2 minutes........... Run cold water over the eggs for 30 secs... Viola !! Perfectly cooked eggs. Enjoy !!!

Take a Tour of Gotham West Market

the continued canniabalization of NYC......... Sad ! Very sad !!

Scalloped Potato Question

Jacques Pepin prepares with cooked potatoes.........cup of CREAM...parm cheese toppping...30 mins/ 425

Trader Joe's Now Sells Poutine, and it's Awesome

Oh sorry Erin... I see now you are in San Diego... please disregard mmy comment... LOL

Trader Joe's Now Sells Poutine, and it's Awesome

There's always the frite place on 2nd avenue...They have Poutine....with freshly fried potatoes.......If in NY, why would you go for frozen ???

The Lobster Place's Ian MacGregor's 5 Favorite Eats in Hamilton Heights

It's pathetic the best places to eat in Hamilton Heights...are a sandwich joint and a bodega like eatery... The neighorhood is overrun by Chinese takeout and Dominican joints.........

Steakcraft: Watch Alex Guarnaschelli Cook a 40-Ounce Rib Steak at Butter Midtown

Dry aged 40 days ?? What you have here is a thick slice of liver !!!

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: Thermapen Thermometer

Surveying the Madness at Empire Biscuit, the East Village's 24-Hour Biscuit Restaurant

Too much and to have to schlep down to Avenue A ? I don't think so especially since my biscuits are superb and just down the hall to the kitchen...

Ask the Critic: What Are Some Alternatives to NYC Tourist Traps?

Where to Bring Tourists on the Lower East Side

Bigos in a Bread Bowl at Little Poland

"Your average Little Poland customer likely is a blue hair, and the restaurant's worn wood interior bears some aesthetic similarity to a retirement home dining room." Snarky!!!

Where should I eat a great weekday breakfast?

Tom's 112 & Broadway.....good and cheap and good company

Arby's smokehouse brisket

Is there an Arby's in NYC ????

The Ramen Rater Tests the Rapid Ramen Cooker

by the way...........is this a joke ala The Onion ???

The Ramen Rater Tests the Rapid Ramen Cooker

What is this obsession with Ramen noodles ????????????????? Dang...the instant lunch is perfect and you can doctor it up yourself...Plop and egg in or slices of beef or chicken... Gourmet Ramen is a mis nomer... No such thing..

The New York Wine and Food Festival's 'Best New Chefs 25th Anniversary Party'

True, like most of these NYC "events"...just another expensive hipster shitfest..

First Impressions of RedFarm Upper West Side

aahhhhhhhhhhhh Red Farm prosperity Dumpling ?? No contest. We have to pay his rent ???

The Food Lab's Guide to Slow-Cooked, Sous-Vide-Style Eggs

Now I've heard it all !!! I do eggs the old fashioned way with classic; perfect results ....

Trawling NYC for UK-Style Fish and Chips

@ primalPinoy--I posted a similar review of Salt & Battery on YELP several years ago... I see nothing's changed...

Breakfast at Maison Kayser: For Best Results, Stay Close to the Bread

cocottes are not baked....they are cooked in a bain marie...

'They Basically Wiped Out Our Profit for the Day': A Street Vendor Speaks Out About the Department of Health

That's life !! The people's health is at stake... Learn to live within the ruless............

Best NYC Supermarket

Being a devotee of superb California supermarkets, I have found NYC markets seriously lacking...that includes Fairways......What is your favorite supermarket in NYC...or is there one market in NYC that really lives up to a complete shopping experience ??

New Kim Tuong

Does anyone know what happened to New Kim Tuong on Chrystie Street in NYC ?? I went down there twice before the storm and they were all closed up.. As you know...fabulous roast pork and that flat duck to die for...and cheap !!! Thanks guys

Czech Cuisine, Manhattan

Looking for a restruant in MANHATTAN specializing in Czech cuisine... Not Polish... I know all the great Polish places but Czech...goose, dumplings, braised beef etc.. I know there are a couple in Queens but I don't want to go to queens.. Thanks all...

Good Bread: Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria

With his burly physique, shaved head, and cauliflower ears, Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria's head baker looks like the wrong kind of guy you'd want to meet down a back alley in Bordeaux. And you'd be right: as a youth in France, Kamel Saci was a professional judo champion. But in his basement bakery, a completely different side to his personality comes out. For Kamel, dough is not an opponent to be beaten into submission; it responds best to a minimum of handling, the gentler the better. The results show his techniques work. Il Buco's ovens produce some of the crustiest and most flavorsome artisan loaves in the city. More