Lucky Peach

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    10 Ideas Under $10 for Your Week: Gemini & Scorpio's Holiday Shop and a Hip-Hop Nutcracker

    If you're sort of fed up with the same old holiday standards (A Christmas Carol, A Christmas Story, The Nutcracker) on loop, tonight experience a classic holiday tale with an urban modern-day twist. This, plus much more going on this week including Gemini & Scorpio's holiday pop-up party taking plac ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 19, 2013


    Take a bite out of Lucky Peach

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    A Barbecue Run Through Three Boroughs With Texas Monthly's Daniel Vaughn

    The beef rib at Mighty Quinn's is so big, it must be butchered with a plastic knife. It's not uncommon in barbecue states to do an extreme barbecue run that includes three or four pits in an extended afternoon of gorging, driving, sightseeing, and breaks along the way for bursts of healthful exerc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2013

    Supermodel Karlie Kloss and Pastry Chef Christina Tosi Collaborate on a Cookie-Workout Video

    Supermodel Karlie Kloss already hawks her own line of healthy sweets, karlie's kookies, at Christina Tosi's Momofuku Milk Bar. Now the pair have teamed up to shoot Perfect 10, a fun homage to Jane Fonda-style workout videos. The short clip was filmed for the latest issue of Lucky Peach and it's com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2012

    Gold, Meehan, and Me Invade KC

    The brisket burnt-edges sandwich at Gates Bar B.Q. [See More On the Road: Weird Food Truck in San Francisco | Watermelon Shop in Texas! | Delicious Kansas City Oddball Burgers] The last week of April, Peter Meehan, Jonathan Gold, and I went to Kansas City for three days of binge eating. The conve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Weekend Food Book Fair in Brooklyn

    Leave it to Brooklyn to host the first food-book fair, which will bring the intellectuals of the food world together under one space. It's a voracious reader's dream. "We have people coming down from Vermont and from San Francisco," founder Elizabeth Thacker Jones says. "It's really a community tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    The Blogroll Gazette: Bartender Backlash; Colicchio's West Village

    The cover of issue no. 3 of Lucky Peach ​A few favorite posts from our fellow blogs: Diner's Journal explores the latest issue of Lucky Peach and says that the magazine "isn't just breaking the rules of magazine publishing. It's flagrantly stomping all over them." Tasting Table tells us that b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    A Look at the Cover of Lucky Peach Issue Number 2

    ​The first issue of literary food mag Lucky Peach was a big hit, selling out so quickly that publisher McSweeney's had to immediately order a second printing. Well, McSweeney's designer Walter Green recently tweeted out a photo of the cover of Lucky Peach's second issue, which was sent off to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2011

    Supermarket Chains Go Local; In John Turturro's Kitchen

    ​The New Orleans snowball maker SnoWizard has pissed off competitors by filing dozens of product patents. Now, the company is being sued for "attempting to manipulate the snowball market through a scheme to assert exclusive monopoly rights." [Wall Street Journal] Ever since Wal-Mart found it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Lucky Peach Is Now Available for Consumption

    ​Following the months of buildup that greet any endeavor remotely related to Momofuku, Lucky Peach, the quarterly magazine from David Chang, Peter Meehan, and McSweeney's, is now available at bookstores and newsstands.

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    McSweeney's Offers a Preview of Lucky Peach

    ​McSweeney's is getting itself ready to launch Lucky Peach the quarterly food journal from David Chang, Peter Meehan, and Anthony Bourdain's Zero Point Zero Productions. It will come out in June, but the folks at McSweeney's have sent over a preview to whet the media's already considerable app ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2011

    Bon Appétit Gets a Sneak Peek at the Momofuku Lucky Peach App

    MomofukuThat is a lucky peach​The new and redesigned issue of Bon Appétit hits newsstands today, while the website also displays a new and refreshing look. One aspect worth noting is the glimpse into David Chang's new iPad app called Lucky Peach, which lets users get into the mind of the Mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2011

    Girl Scout Cookies Going Extinct; Little Italy Is Back

    ​Padma Lakshmi's custody battle with baby-daddy Adam Dell is heating up as Dell reveals the Top Chef mom had hoped billionaire Teddy Forstmann was Krishna's biological father. [NY Post] Gabriel Stulman of Joseph Leonard, Jeffrey's Grocery, and now Fedora has created not only a series of popul ... More >>