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    July 23, 2014

    Quality Meats' Grasshopper Ice Cream Cake, One of Our 100 Favorite Dishes

    Dish no. 69: Grasshopper ice cream cake at Quality Meats (57 West 58th Street, 212-371-7777)

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    March 13, 2014

    Six NYC Restaurant Versions of Treats You Loved as a Kid

    There was once a simpler time. A time when instead of finding satisfaction in a craft brew or the truffle supplement, you had Mondo and PB Maxx. And while those old school treats have been discontinued, nostalgia never dies, and even fancy chefs pay attention. Here are six restaurant versions of tr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2013

    Watch R. Kelly's Disgusting "Cookie" Video

    True story: A couple weeks ago I got the stream (loaded word here, I know) of R. Kelly's new album, Black Panties, which is out today. My 21-year-old female intern, Brittany Spanos, a native Chicagoan and fan of the R-uh, was in, sitting in the cube next to me. "Oh! The new R. Kelly just landed in m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2013

    The 10 Best French Fries in New York City, 2013 Edition

    Chicken, Oreos, and even butter, are all fried standards by now, but what beats classic French fries? Crisp, sprinkled with salt and pepper, and dunked in ketchup (or mayonnaise), fries are irresistible, cheap and perfect for sharing, and can be topped with just about anything. Our 10 best picks hig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    A Machine That Separates Oreos, Plus 20 Examples of Counterfeit Meat

    Check out this video of the Oreo obsessive David Neevel, a man who loves the cookies but hates the cream filling -- hates it so much that he built a complex contraption (over a period of ".04" years) to wipe the cream from each individual cookie. Naturally, the charming robot and its maker's dry Ron ... More >>

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    February 1, 2013

    What Time Does The Super Bowl Start?

    What Time Does the Super Bowl Start? A poem to enthrall and inspire!:

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2012

    Hooters in Queens Calls Customer "Chinx"

    [See More Edible News: Mountain Dew Wants You To Continue Doing the Dew Despite Bloomberg's Proposed Soda Ban | Buy Your Candy Corn Oreos At Target] A customer is suing Hooters after an employee of the chain labeled him "Chinx" on a receipt. Kisuk Cha was dining with his girlfriend in Fresh Meado ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    Buy Your Candy Corn Oreos At Target

    Candy corn Oreos sound gross, but thanks to social media sites and BuzzFeed, they've gone absolutely viral. Krafts Food (owner of Nabisco) confirmed that on Monday that these golden Oreos are now available in Target stores.

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2012

    Horse Carriage Union Tries To Slam D.A. Cy Vance Over Failure To Charge Activist; Fails Miserably

    The Horse and Carriage Association held a press conference this morning to "say goodbye" to "Oreo," a horse that got spooked earlier this month and raised a little hell in midtown before he could be captured. Three people were injured.The union also used this morning's press conference to attempt to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2012

    Schmackary's Introduces Build Your Own Ice Cream Sandwiches

    Schmackary's, a cookie eatery in Hell's Kitchen that just opened this past May, will soon be offering custom ice cream cookie sandwiches for $6.25. Flavors include pretty much everything you could want, including key lime, classic chocolate chip, coconut chip, maple bacon, cookies and cream, peanut ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2012

    Oreo Celebrates Mars Landing With a Conceptual Cookie

    The Web has been abuzz with the Mars rover landing, and Oreo has decided to tap into the craze with an Oreo cookie. Note that this isn't actually in stores. As the poster indicates: "Red creme currently unavailable." The image was posted on the company's social-media pages and has gotten more than ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Aita's Fritto Misto di Vedura: Praise the Fried-Food Gods!

    [See More Taste Tests: Taco Box Debuts at B Bar on Bowery | Is This New York's Most Expensive [Normal] Hot Dog? | Noodles: Hand-Pulled or Knife-Peeled?] Fact: Deep-fried foods are bad for you. Fact: They are tasty. But not all deep-fried foods are created equal--or equally bad for you, anyway. On a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2012

    Baoguette Cafe's Black Sesame Milkshake: It's Not What You Think

    Price: $4.00 This is a classic example of don't-believe-everything-you-see. Baoguette Cafe's black sesame milkshake is delicious. In fact, it's so delicious we could've sworn it was the real thing. And it is -- sort of.

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    Happy Birthday, Cookie! Nabisco to Launch Birthday Cake Oreo

    The Oreo, America's favorite cookie sandwich, just turned 100 (just like the Girl Scouts!), meaning it's time to par-tay. Nabisco, the company that produces the creme-filled treat, is launching a special Birthday Cake flavor limited edition, featuring a simpler cookie design hearkening back to the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2012

    Franchesca Ramsey, Vlogger, On Making "Shit White Girls Say...To Black Girls"

    Yesterday, graphic designer, vlogger and comedian Franchesca Ramsey posted her video "Shit White Girls Say...to Black Girls," the latest (and to us, the funniest) YouTube video riff on "Shit Girls Say." It got over 1.5 million views its debut day. The Voice spoke to Ramsey by phone this morning to c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2012

    Golden Oreos: A Review and an Admonition

    How are you supposed to eat these things? White filling first? No manufacturer with a time-honored brand is content to maintain that trademark in its original state anymore. It must be endlessly transformed, repurposed, and diddled with -- no matter that new iterations may eat away at the reputati ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Chipsy Opened, Deep-Fried Oreo Lovers Cheer

    Lauren ShockeyMmmm, fried​ What can we say, we're suckers for anything fried: fried pizza, fried green beans, fried bunny rabbit. Submerging food in vats of bubbling oil just adds to the deliciousness factor, hence the trend at county fairs of frying anything edible (even Kool-Aid balls and s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2011

    Quality Cakes' Chocolate-Covered Grasshopper Is Childhood in a Cup

    Rebecca Marx​ My love of Quality Meats' Quality Cakes is no secret, so when I heard their stay at the restaurant had been extended until October, I decided to celebrate accordingly.

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Athletes Peddle New Double Triple Oreos; Bobo Shuttered Due to Mice and Flies

    ​Beyoncé took a page out of Lady Gaga's book and sent pizza to her fans standing in line at Roseland Ballroom on Tuesday. It probably wasn't from her beloved Lucali's. [NY Pizza] The salmonella outbreak of 2008-9 that killed nine, sickened hundreds, and was traced back to peanuts was deconst ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    Hydroponic Farming Beyond Marijuana; Seamus Mullen's Diagnosis and Cookbook

    ​A look at hydroponic farms like Gotham Greens, the new 15,000 square-foot rooftop farm in Greenpoint, which uses a tenth of the water of conventional farms. [NY Times] Tom Colicchio's own hydroponic Riverpark Farm, less than 100 feet from the restaurant of the same name, supplies produce for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    Oreos Are Now the Literal Face of Gender Politics

    Judith G. Klausner​Thanks to a Massachusetts artist named Judith G. Klausner, the rarefied practice known as food art has reached its obsessive-compulsive zenith.

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    3D Biscuitry Is the Stuff That Food-Nerd Dreams Are Made of

    ​Yesterday, The Atlantic published a completely delightful piece about the origins of the Oreo cookie's design. Subtitled "The Unsung Heroes of Cookie Design," it was possibly the most informative piece of food writing we've read all year, and chock full of the kind of sentences that food-nerd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Quality Cakes Return to Quality Meats, Auguring Dietary Apocalypse

    Rebecca MarxOne of last year's Quality Cakes, or what was left of it.​Since we've always been proponents of the concept of ice cream as a meal replacement, we're more than happy to report that Quality Meats has brought back the ice cream cakes we last summer dubbed "the dessert equivalent of h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Confirmed! Chipsy Will Sell Fried Potatoes...and Fried Twinkies and Oreos!

    Lauren ShockeyEvery day is Fry-Day!​ Earlier this week, we brought to light the advent of Chipsy and presumed that it would be offering up french fries to MacDougal Street revelers this coming summer. And now the owners have written in confirming that it will, in fact, be selling fried fare g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Kitten Reacts to Royal Wedding

    Seems about right. Jumping around erratically, spinning in circles, hiding behind a curtain, scratching ourselves, spacing out during the trip to Buckingham Palace. We were right there with you, kitten named Oreo! To the beauteous couple [stares blankly at a foot].

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2011

    Dear God, Are We Running Out of Ramps?!; McJobs Draw Thousands

    ​Has our insatiable craving for ramps taken its toll? Several botanists say yes, as foraging for the spring greens means going deeper and deeper into the forest to find them. [NY Times] New Yorker Lillian Sarno celebrated her 102nd birthday recently, returning to the Back Room, a former speak ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2010

    Robert Sietsema at Polonica; Lauren Shockey at Osteria Morini

    This week in the Voice, Robert Sietsema gets drunk on gravy at Polonica; Lauren Shockey manages to not turn into a fat tortellini at Osteria Morini. Sam Sifton approves of Anella: "the food is a wonder: a tight and focused menu of simple, seasonally appropriate food from Joseph Ogrodnek, a talented ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2010

    The Short, Sad History of the Corn Dog

    ​What's the mustard hiding? Read on to find out. When I was a little kid in Minnesota and went to the state fair, one of the main gastronomic attractions were corn dogs, and my brothers and I would beg to have one the minute we hit the fairgrounds on Snelling Avenue in St. Paul. Except they ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 27, 2010

    No Facials at Peels

    Unless you treat your skin with smoked trout spread

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Our 10 Best Cookies

    Robert SietsemaThe West Village branch of Birdbath flaunts its wares.​ Dining trends may come and go, but cookies are eternal. And for good reason: there are few foods that more skillfully combine comfort, nostalgia, pleasure, portability, and economy than the cookie, be it thin and crispy, p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2010

    What's Happening This Week: A Mexican Soup Tasting; a Sandwich Cookie Class

    As you may know, our weekly dining and drinking newsletter features all the coolest epicurean events in the city. Sign up for it here! Sabores Autenticos de Mexico: Authentic Mexican Soups Mesa Coyocan Thursday, August 5, 5:30 p.m. At this three-course soup cooking class and tasting, there will def ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2010

    The Worst of the Fancy Food Show; The Ethics of Eating for Free

    This week in food blogs... Grub Street asked, "Why eat bacon and cupcakes when you can lick them in paper form?" after discovering such a thing at the Fancy Food Show. Meanwhile, Epicurious rounded up the the worst of the Fancy Food Show, including instant caprese: pre-cut slices of mozzarella wit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Fat Pants Friday: Boomtown Bakery's Mint Oreo Cookie

    ​ Technically, what you see above cannot truly be said to hold the Fat Pants Friday designation: at present time, it's only available on the weekends. But some things are worth getting excited about one or two days in advance, and Boomtown Bakery's spin on the mint Oreo cookie certainly fits ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Posts of the Week

    It's Friday afternoon, and thus time to look back at the best posts of the week: We ranked Our 10 Best Red Hook Restaurants. The Clover Club's Franky Marshall talked about holy bars, clean glasses, and the perils of being a hot female bartender. Here's 14 foods that haven't yet been invented.

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    Twinkies Trivia, Designer Oreos & Baseball's Best Dogs

    This week in food blogs... Eater got a glimpse of the new menu at Annisa, re-opening today. Morel and Lotus Chawan Mushi with Sea Urchin, anyone? Grub Street followed the JoeDoe v. Ryan Skeen tweet-off: "least I don't work in Harlem Ryan Skeen!" Midtown Lunch found out that Ma Peche (a.k.a. Momof ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2010

    Inexplicably Fantastic: DāM-FunK Covers The Human League's "The Things That Dreams Are Made Of"

    This is extremely well done. Video gets a little hokey after awhile (Gummi Bears, trampolines, numerous emoticons, flaming Oreos, etc.) but this is first-rate robotic new-wave; gotta love the goatee (and the magic carpet).

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2010

    Kim Kardashian, the Face (and Cleavage) of Carl's Jr.'s Salads, Deep-fries Oreos on Jay Leno

    Just weeks after the Carl's Jr. spot starring Kim Kardashian making love to a salad was unveiled, the reality show star appeared with Guy Fieri on The Jay Leno Show for a segment featuring deep-fried Oreos and deep-fried pizza.

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    Strange Cookie Appears on Eighth Avenue

    ​The window of Sweetie Pie Coffee Shop glows with pink neon late into the night. I was propelling against a strong headwind last night down Eighth Avenue from 14th Street, when I did a double-take...

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2009

    Crime Beat: Brooklyn Dog-Killer's Plea Deal is Killed. (And Michael Vick Wants to Have Dogs Again.)

    The ultimate put-down: Oreo, after owner Fabian Henderson threw him off a roof and before the suffering dog was euthanized. Scumbag dog-killer Fabian Henderson won't get off easy with probation after all, it seems. The Brooklyn teen threw his pit bull, Oreo, off the roof of Red Hook Houses last Jul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Cheek, In Review: 7 Days of Runnin' Scared

    ​ Kristen Stewart, New Moon premiere. Twitpic via KriisStewart_. Our Man of the Week is Rudolph Giuliani. He started off with confused but belligerent comments about the KSM trial, making him look like a candidate for something. Then word leaked that he would not run for Governor, then that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2009

    Oreo, RIP

    ​Oreo, the pit bull terrier mix who survived a six-story fall from a Red Hook roof last summer, was euthanized by the ASPCA Friday despite protests, twitters, 2 death threats and over 2oo phone calls from animal lovers.

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2009

    Trump Shills for Oreos (Badly)

    A.V. Club points out how yucky Donald Trump's Golden Oreos ad is. Not only are Golden Oreos a profane bastardization of the beloved sandwich cookie, but hearing The Donald utter the words "lick race" is something no television viewer should have to endure. [via Cold Mud]

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2009

    Outrage Du Jour! Utah Kids See Old Obama Video; Rightbloggers Cry Hitler

    A teacher principal and PTA leaders at Eagle Bay Elementary School in Farmington, Utah showed students the "I Pledge" video created back in January by some celebrities (or, in the customary rightwing usage, "celebutards") like will.i.am and Demi Moore, with such fanciful oaths as "to smile more, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Justice for Oreo: Alleged Dog Thrower Charged

    ​Oreo, the pit bull who was allegedly thrown from a Red Hook roof in June, is still nursing her considerable injuries, but may take some comfort from the fact that her alleged assailant, 19-year-old Fabian Henderson, has been indicted by the Brooklyn D.A.'s office for aggravated animal cruelty ... More >>

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