The Veggielante is on a mission to spread the word about places to order good, meatless grub. Check out this week's pick. Destination: Sweet Chick (164 Bedford Avenue; 347-725-4793) Neighborhood: Williamsburg, Brooklyn Cuisine: American cuisine with a Southern accent
If your holiday office party put you out of commission, why not walk it off with a trip to weekend brunch? With bottomless deals, cheap meals, and fun scenes, it's likely the best remedy to cure your hangover -- and any lingering embarrassment you might be feeling. (Your co-workers probably won't re ... More >>
Over did it over the past couple of days? Keep the party going (or recuperate) with these brunch options.
Making latkes is hard in a small apartment kitchen. The brave cook ends up with oil burns and will probably find crusty potato shreds on the floor come Passover. So we don't blame the Hanukkah-celebrating folk for venturing out to eat potato pancakes, especially when served with chopped liver or a h ... More >>
Chefs spice up the old latke
Chef Julio Genao is the executive chef at Casa Nonna, an upscale Italian eatery in Midtown. Though he's typically whipping up Italian specialties, he does have a couple of seasonal ones up his sleeves. Pumpkin is all the rage today and Genao has tapped into that with a pumpkin pancake recipe with ... More >>
Potato pancakes are one of life's great culinary joys. When done properly, they represent the perfect balance between fried and crunchy and gooey and warming. Hell, they are a foodstuff that's basically a vehicle for sour cream! But the world of potato pancakes is an unjust one. Often you'll encount ... More >>
Clinton Street Baking CompanyPancakes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!Not only is February Hot Chocolate Month, it's also Pancake Month. Well, at least at the Clinton Street Baking Company. For the fourth year in a row, the Lower East Side eatery is dishing up old favorites and new riffs o ... More >>
By now, you have certainly heard about the lovely Los Angeles woman who pepper-sprayed her fellow shoppers on Black Friday, over discounted Xboxes. Or the hot deals on cheap yoga pants that inspired a punching match at Victoria's Secret in Pennsylvania. Or the Arizona grandfather who was bodyslammed ... More >>
A brief bout of picking yields over four quarts of berries. July is peak berry season in the valley of Schoharie Creek, which runs north from Great Gorge to the town of Schoharie, New York, a distance of about 20 miles. As the rocky creek meanders and burbles through the valley between two ... More >>
Find the tastyThe Interweb is getting pretty crowded with all the food and restaurant sites that are cropping up (Google's new recipe search, Foodspotting, Foodily, Dinevore), and now Flavorize wants to become "the Pandora of food" by recommending dishes based on taste preferences.
Budapest sometimes looks a little like the Upper East Side