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The Ten Best Fried Chickens in NYC
3 months ago by Zachary Feldman
Among iconic American foodstuffs, fried chicken has the ability to generate a particular patriotic zeal, and southerners are by far the most vocal (rightfully so). The dish has a dark past: The beloved cooking technique was introduc...
Where to Find Vegetarian Chicken and Waffles in NYC
1 year ago by Tara Mahadevan
The Veggielante is on a mission to spread the word about places to order good, meatless grub. Check out this week's pick. Destination: Sweet Chick (164 Bedford Avenue; 347-725-4793) Neighborhood: Williamsburg, Brooklyn Cuisine: Amer...
Williamsburg's Sweet Chick Revives an Iconic Harlem Favorite
2 years ago by Robert Sietsema
Fried chicken and waffles seem like an odd pairing, as if somebody were trying to cram dinner and breakfast into a single meal. Which is just how it originated in the late 1940s at Wells' Restaurant in Harlem. At this celebrated wee...
The Hester Street Fair Returns; Sweet Chick Launches Brunch
2 years ago by Jessica Goodman
The Hester Street Fair will return on April 27 for its fourth season on the Lower East Side. About a third of the market will be dedicated to food vendors. Recent food-fair staples like Luke's Lobster and Little Muenster will make a...