Posts of the Week


So it’s once again Friday afternoon, and thus time to look back at the week that was:

Eduard Frauneder and Wolfgang Ban talk about the state of Germanic food in NYC and favorite Oktoberfest beers.

My 10 Best Fat Pants Fridays.

A few thoughts on Sam Sifton’s replacement at The New York Times.

Battle of the fancy Madison Avenue chocolate bars: Ladurée v. La Maison du Chocolat.

The five weirdest things Our Man Sietsema has eaten lately.

What to drink at the Woodwork: The Pickletini.

Morrell Wine Bar’s Jake Klein talks wine pairings and getting drunk as a ten-year-old.

Where can I find an Indonesian rijstaffel in NYC?

Make the black bass and butter-poached lobster Matthew Tropeano serves on his new menu at La Silhouette.