Chefs get creative with the humble grilled cheese
Chefdruck/FlickrMelt Shop opened earlier today on Lexington Avenue, thus fulfilling its mission of (according to the press release) bringing "Grilled Cheese Sandwiches to the Midtown Masses." The restaurant promises to offer sandwiches "reminiscent of your childhood," though roast beef, blue ... More >>
A couple of weeks ago, Keith Klein, the owner of the Milk Truck, told us he was hoping to hit the road in three to four months. When he does, he'll have some competition for his excellent grilled cheese sandwiches.
A relative abundance of food truck news this week - the eminent arrival of the Red Hook Lobster Pound's new crustacean mobile, the Kimchi Taco Truck's long-awaited debut in Long Island City - got us thinking about another truck of note. When, we wondered, would the Milk Truck take to the road ... More >>
Alan Harding/Alan Harding CookKustard, pumpkins, and birds, oh my.There may be another food truck on the Brooklyn horizon, thanks to Alan Harding. Harding, who with Jim Mamary more or less birthed Smith Street's restaurant row, has written an amusing entry on his website touching upon subject ... More >>
The Milk Truck's ham and cheese sandwich, with accompanying grease stains. Given that a day scarcely seems to pass without some beloved, possibly downmarket childhood favorite getting an artisanal make-over and a truck to go with it, it was only a matter of time before the grilled cheese sand ... More >>