1. Make a tortilla hat with an indentation on top for salsa, then wear it to a New Years Party. Encourage your best friends to double dip!
Really, standing and shivering in Times Square for eight hours without peeing or drinking any alcohol (!) is about the worst way to spend New Years that FiTR c ... More >>
On Thursday, the Central American country of Ecuador granted WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange political asylum in its London embassy. The hacktivist leader dashed away from Swedish and British authorities in an effort to shield himself from the ongoing two-year trial of sex charges brought up agains ... More >>
by Andrew Stout
First there's the owl; then there's the enormous afro. The sight of the two in close proximity means you've likely entered Roberto Carlos Lange's domain, whether it be through the front door of his Brooklyn home or by hearing one of the dozens of sound sculptures and animated ... More >>
MarieBelleSeduce her with sugar.Brian G. asks: I want to get my foodie girlfriend some chocolates for Valentine's Day, so I can't get Godiva or anything too mass market. Where can I find a nice assortment of chocolates?
Dear Brian: What a good boyfriend you are, thinking so far in advance! ... More >>
Michelle Obama addressed the NRA recently -- the National Restaurant Association, that is -- calling for increased efforts to fight childhood obesity.
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U.S. Foodservice Inc., a food distribution company, agreed to pay $30 million to settle civil fraud charges that i ... More >>
Barb N. asks: I know you've probably heard this one a thousand times before, but what's the weirdest thing you've ever eaten?
Dear Barb: I never get tired of answering that question, but the answer is usually the same.
It's not the cow penis I ate in a Chinese place on College Point Boulevard in F ... More >>
Jared GoldsteinSheila Lukins, Dom DeLuise, Christian Albin, Gourmet -- 2009 can now add another member of the food world to its list of dearly departed: Jose Jimenez, the pizzaiolo at Patsy's on 118th Street and First Avenue, died last week.
Let's forget about foie gras for a moment and dig into a big plate of salchipapas. Like the name ("sausage-potatoes") says, this snack is a toss of french fries and baby hot dogs. The hot dogs have been sliced diagonally, and assume a comically indented shape when they're cooked in hot fat ... More >>