12 juin 2009

Fast and Economical : Street Food in New York City ! Rapide et pas cher : Street Food à New York !

New York is a city where it is easy to grab food in the street, because of  the abundance of  vendors selling not only giant pretzels or Hot Dogs, but also full meals from different origins : asian, east european, middle eastern, mexican and so on...Some of them have also gone upscale : Adam Perry Lang of Daisy May's BBQ USA has a cart specialized in chili and pork sandwiches, and Danny Meyer, the famous owner of such reknowned restaurants like Union Square café and Gramercy Tavern, has opened the Shake Shack... [Lire la suite]
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09 juin 2009

Pique-nique à Central Park après une visite chez Katz's et chez Rice To Riches ! A visit to Katz's deli and Rice to Riches !

Our second time in New York City during Memorial Day week-end and each time, we have been blessed by the weather's gods with a glorious sun !  As it was not too hot, it was ze perfect weather for a picnic in Central Park ! On sunday morning, after a very long stroll in Chinatown, Little Italy (Mulberry street closed to traffic, what a great idea), we made it to Nolita, Rice to Riches,  where we took away some rice puddings for our picnic. Then, we walked again towards Lower East Side for our "main... [Lire la suite]
28 mai 2009

Back from New York, Cheese Popovers today ! De retour de New York avec des Cheese Popovers !

May 2009 update : this post has been first published in february 2008, but as I am just back from another fabulous week-end in the Big Apple, I thought it would be great to let you know again about this to-die-for New York recipe. Just need some time to recover from jet-lag...Contrarily to what you might think, BLT are not, in today’s post, the three letters for « Bacon Lettuce Tomato » but for « Bistrot Laurent Tourondel », or how a young French Chef has become the king of a gastronomic empire in the USA. 5 Restaurants in... [Lire la suite]
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