If you want a hot dog, why don't you just eat a hot dog?
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1 Ian Knauer shares his recipe for Marmite-and-melted-butter-slathered roast chicken. Bonus: you'll learn how to harness the power of that underappreciated, umami-rich condiment in other dishes too. [Grub Street]
2 How the roast chicken, one of our oldest and simplest dishes, conquered the fine din ... More >>
Fancy some hokey pokey ice cream?Sarah M. asks: I just got back from a trip to New Zealand and loved it. What are New York's top spots for Kiwi cuisine?
Dear Sarah: Unfortunately, New York doesn't boast many New Zealand restaurants. In fact, I only know of three. But they're definitely wort ... More >>
When was the last time you saw a black potato chip bag?
The Brits have been racing far ahead of the Yanks when it comes to potato chip flavors. As Fork in the Road has frequently reported, the snack flavors found in the UK often verge on the shocking. While we plod along with the usual Sou ... More >>
chefmarksimmons.comMention New Zealand cuisine to an American, and you're likely to be met with a blank stare. Beyond the odd kiwi fruit and jars of Marmite, even many of our self-proclaimed dining sophisticates can't conceptualize what such food might entail. But if Mark Simmons has anything ... More >>
Its current ad campaign certainly is no miracle.Miracle Whip has followed up its most recent "We Will Not Tone It Down" ad campaign, in which is promoted its faux feud with mayo-loving Stephen Colbert, with a new "Take a Side" ad featuring different (famous and not) people singing the praises ... More >>
Rebecca MarxS'mac's vegan, gluten-free mac 'n' cheese. It really is this yellow.
Few foods have the stupid-easy appeal of mac 'n' cheese: The combination of fat and carbs, served hot and creamy, has almost medicinal powers, capable of soothing everyone from truculent children to hardened con ... More >>
Sometimes, you can believe what you read on Twitter: Following a rumor that began circulating on the social-media site yesterday, Momofuku has confirmed, via a press release, that it is indeed opening a location in Australia.
The Teamsters and United Food and Commercial Workers Local 342 has launched a public campaign to unionize the employees of online grocer Fresh Direct. So far, the company has refused to cooperate.
[NY Daily News]
A push to amend the way the city deals with food would focus on promoting regio ... More >>