Photograph by special correspondent Erin Griffith
This past weekend, Man v. Food's resident food athlete (foodthlete?) Adam Richman hit up Buffalo Cantina in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to tape a new gastronomical showdown. Richman's challenge? Six suicide wings in six minutes.
It's not Richman's first time with the suicide six: Back in 2008, after a single bite of [...]
The annual Blackout Film Festival is this Saturday in New York City, and this year's theme is The Great Recession. Among the shorts is the film, Hala Hala's Uncommon Economic Indicator, an animated film created by The New York Times' Brooklyn blogger and illustrator Isaac Littlejohn Eddy, and narrated by the owner of Fort Greene's [...]
Photographs: Eat Me Daily
Image via muccadesign.com
We're sort of loving Mucca Design's packaging design and cheeky copy for the newly-opened gourmet store Brooklyn Fare. You may already be familiar with Mucca's work — examples include the branding and logo design of Keith McNally's Balthazar and the recent website and logo redesign of MenuPages.
The work for Brooklyn [...]
Photographs: Eat Me Daily: "Jell-O Cocktail Trumpery," Kandice Levero and Julia Greene
On Saturday we checked out the Jell-O Mold Competition at the Gowanus Studio Space in Brooklyn. Our initial thoughts: Twee Brooklyn hipsters in a Jell-O mold contest? Could it get more precious? But we were wrong — the contest had some truly impressive and [...]
The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. Photo: Raphael Brion / Eat Me Daily
Today marked the opening of The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck, the latest entry in New York City's food truck scene. With prime location near the bandstand at Brooklyn Pride in Prospect Park in Brooklyn, The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck's owners Doug [...]
Strolling along 6th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn, we came across a restaurant close to opening called "Slope's Bistro Restaurant Grill & Bar." First off: These people need some friggin commas. Secondly: Trying to be everything for everybody is never a good idea. What, no bahn mi? How about some BBQ? Why not some shabu [...]
Seriously, make it stop: The Jell-O Mold Competition: Saturday, June 20, 2009 at the Gowanus Studio Space in Brooklyn. Register by June 12, 2009 to compete! There's also a workshop on June 6th on how to make a vacuum forming machine, so this is some serious business. Says the competition's website:
In these somber times of [...]
New York Times editor Keith Dixon has landed a book deal at Crown based on his series of articles that "recounts a year in the life of a new parent learning to cook for three." The book will be called Cooking for Gracie, and we're been promised that it will be "charming and humorous."
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