<![CDATA[NBC New York - Food & Drink]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/the-scene/food-drink http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:20:46 -0400 Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:20:46 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Mad Men Dining Week]]> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:56:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/209*120/mad+men+dining+week.png
Lauren Scala heads to Sidecar at P.J. Clarke's for a preview of Mad Men Dining Week, a special restaurant week in honor of the show's final season.]]>
<![CDATA[Smashburger's New Spot]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:51:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/smashburger+new+location.png
Lauren Scala heads down to William Street in the financial district to check out Smashburger's third location in the city.]]>
<![CDATA[The World of Anthony Bourdain]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:41:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/anthony+bourdain.png
Lauren Scala catches up with Anthony Bourdain to chat about Parts Unknown Season 5, Bourdain Market, and his favorite place to eat in Jersey.]]>
<![CDATA[New York City's "Choice Eats"]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:51:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/206*120/pizza+meatball.png
Lauren Scala heads to the Village Voice's Choice Eats event to check out over fifty of the city's best restaurants under one roof.]]>
<![CDATA[Finding NYC's Oldest Bar]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 09:33:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/battle+of+the+bars.png
The debate over New York City's oldest bar has once again come to light. Lauren Scala heads to Neir's Tavern and McSorley's to get the scoop.]]>
<![CDATA[Oscar Party Snacks From Bon Appetit]]> Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:26:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-20+at+2.37.44+PM.png
Joelle Garguilo heads to 1 World Trade Center for a peak into the Bon Appetit Test Kitchen, and some advice on putting together some Oscar party snacks.]]>
<![CDATA[Chinese New Year: Dim Sum]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:23:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/nom+wah+tea+parlor.png
Lauren Scala celebrates the Chinese New Year with a few of the best feasts and dim sum you can find.]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrating the Breakfast Pizza]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:16:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/breakfast+pizza.png
National Pizza Pie Day falls on February 9th, so to celebrate Joelle Garguilo tastes three of New York City's best breakfast pizza.]]>
<![CDATA[National Pie Day: Savory Edition]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:00:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/195*120/meat+pie.png
National Pie Day Falls January 23rd, so Lauren Scala decided to celebrate with three savory pies that will kill your winter chill in an instant.]]>
<![CDATA[Manhattan Milk Company]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:32:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/manhattan+milk.png
In honor of National Milk Day, Lauren Scala spends a day with the boys behind modern dairy delivery company Manhattan Milk.]]>
<![CDATA[The Palm Court at The Plaza]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:20:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/the+palm+court.png
Sara Gore gets an inside look at the newly renovated Palm Court at The Plaza Hotel with culinary director Geoffrey Zakarian.]]>
<![CDATA[Exotic Hot Chocolate]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:46:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/exotic+hot+chocolate.png
Lauren Scala meets up with Grub Street's Sierra Tishgart to discover a few hot chocolates with a secret weapon this winter season.]]>
<![CDATA[Gingerbread Fever]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:00:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/gingerbread+fever.png
With several beautiful gingerbread displays around the city Lauren Scala gets inspiration to create her own.]]>
<![CDATA[New Steakhouses]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/new+steakhouses.png
Whether it's a meat-centric restaurant or just a straight up steak house, Lauren Scala has three brand new options to satisfy your carnivore.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Spots: Mexican Edition]]> Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:56:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/fall+hot+spot+mexican.png
Two of fall's most talked about restaurants both happen to be inspired by the cuisine of Mexico. Lauren Scala investigates.]]>
<![CDATA[57 Street Eats]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:32:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/57th+street+eats.png
Lauren Scala explores some of the hottest places to grab a bite on 57th Street in midtown,]]>
<![CDATA[Chai Inspired Eats]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:54:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/chai+eats.png
One of our favorite cold weather drinks is a chai latte, so Joelle Garguilo found a few eats using the cozy drink for inspiration.]]>
<![CDATA[An Inside Look at Minton's & The Cecil]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:22:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/the+cecil.png
A year ago, Minton's & The Cecil on 118th Street opened and together have become spots for some of the best food and music in town. Jacque Reid meets with Restaurateur Alexander Smalls for a tour.]]>
<![CDATA[Gansevoort Market Opens]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 08:49:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/gansevoort+market.png
Gansevoort Market has 8,000 square feet and 19 vendors, with more to come. Lauren Scala heads to the Meatpacking District to check out the neighborhood's newest addition.]]>
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Dessert]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:16:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/pumpkin+cake.png
This time of year, pumpkin is everywhere so Joelle went looking for some of the city's most inventive desserts.]]>
<![CDATA[Birds & Bubbles: Fried Chicken & Champagne]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:27:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/birds+bubbles.png
Jacque Reid & Sara Gore visit one of the city's newest restaurants, Birds & Bubbles for a girls night out.]]>
<![CDATA[Previewing New York Magazine's "New York Taste"]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:35:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/new+york+taste.png
Lauren Scala meets up with NY Mag Culinary Editor Gillian Duffy to get a preview of their legendary event "New York Taste".]]>
<![CDATA[The Return Of The Rainbow Room]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:55:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rainbow+room.png
New York City's iconic Rainbow Room reopens with as much glitz and glamor as ever.]]>
<![CDATA[Exploring West 8th Street]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:31:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/205*120/west+8th+street.png
Lauren Scala takes a walk down West 8th Street for a little history, and a lot of food.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Pizza In The City]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:08:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/196*120/MARTA.png
Last year Trip Advisor released a survey placing New York City fourth for best pizza in the US. Lauren Scala finds three spots that prove the city deserves to be on top.]]>
<![CDATA[National Taco Day 2014]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:45:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/191*120/taco+day+traffic.png
Lauren Scala, New York Live's resident taco ambassador helps the city celebrate her favorite holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[Best Bloody Mary Brunches]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:14:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/209*120/bloody+mary+brunch.png
Lauren Scala checks out three spots for brunch in the city that are upping their Bloody Mary games.]]>
<![CDATA[Not Your Average Ice Cream Sandwich]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:58:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/ice+cream+sandwiches.png
Lauren Scala investigates three ice cream sandwiches that knock the socks off your favorite childhood treat.]]>
<![CDATA[Pat LaFrieda on Mafia in the Meat Business]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:52:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/meat+and+the+mafia.png
Meat Purveyor Pat LaFrieda recalls a story about dealing with the mafia in the meat business.]]>
<![CDATA[National Sandwich Month]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:37:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/best+sandwiches.jpg
Joelle Garguilo celebrates National Sandwich Month with some of New York City's best sandwiches.]]>
<![CDATA[Julie Bowen on the Emmys Red Carpet]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:12:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/julie+bowen.png
Actress Julie Bowen talks to Sara Gore about her nomination.]]>
<![CDATA[National Waffle Day]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:16:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/national+waffle+day.png
Joelle Garguilo celebrates the waffle by checking out two places getting creative with the breakfast treat.]]>
<![CDATA[Top 10 New U.S. Eateries]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:12:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Bon+Appetit%27s+Hot+10.png
Joelle Garguilo sits down with Bon App├ętit's restaurant editor Andrew Knowlton to talk about his lineup of best new restaurants in America.]]>
<![CDATA[The Best of City Island]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:18:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/City+Island.png
Lauren Scala visits the Bronx's City Island for a little pop culture and summer seafood.]]>
<![CDATA[Shaved Ice Around Town]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:36:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/shaved+ice.jpg
Lilliana Vazquez checks out three original shaved ice treats to celebrate summer with in the city.]]>
<![CDATA[Diners Must Sign Waiver Before Eating Burger]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:15:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kpnx-ghost-burger.jpg
08/11/14: Hopdoddy Burger Bar in Scottsdale, Arizona claims they're home to the world's spiciest hamburger. Reporter Gia Vang from NBC station KPNX reports.]]>
<![CDATA[The Latest Street Food Buzz]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 08:46:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/street+food+buzz.png
From Papaya King to the Halal Guys, Joelle Garguilo checks out the latest buzz in the world of street eats.]]>
<![CDATA[Fourth of July Dining]]> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 06:54:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/food+and+fireworks.jpg
Where can you get a front row seat to the fireworks, and a great meal? Joelle Garguilo investigates.]]>
<![CDATA[Bobbie Lloyd & TLC's "Next Great Baker"]]> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 07:05:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Frosting-Cupcake-Magnolia.jpg
Lauren Scala visits Chief Baking Officer of Magnolia Bakery to talk about the premiere of TLC's "Next Great Baker".]]>
<![CDATA[Frankenfoods Get Their Own Show]]> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 13:46:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/frankenfoods+spike+tv.png
Joelle Garguilo explores the trend of food mash ups with Josh Capon, host of Spike TV's new show "Frankenfoods".]]>
<![CDATA[BuzzFeed's Frozen Treats You Need To Eat This Summer]]> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 09:30:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/BUZZFEED+FROZEN+TREATS.png
Joelle and BuzzFeed Associate Editor Rachel Sanders check off three frozen treats from the site's latest summer list.]]>
<![CDATA[Nail Trends at Paintbox]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:37:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/paintbox+nail+studio.png
Lilliana Vazquez heads to Paintbox Nail Studio on Crosby Street to check out beauty editor curated manicures.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Rooftops 2014]]> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 21:38:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/summer+rooftops.png
Lauren Scala checks out three of the most unique rooftop spots in the city to catch a breeze this summer.]]>
<![CDATA[Happy 10th Birthday Shake Shack]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:58:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/happy+10th+birthday+shake+shack.png
Shake Shack celebrates its 10th Birthday on June 12th, and Lauren Scala heads to Madison Square Park where it all began.]]>
<![CDATA[DF Mavens Ice Cream Factory]]> Wed, 21 May 2014 11:07:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/df+mavens+factory.png
Lauren Scala meets up with Malcolm Stogo, inventor of Cookies & Cream, for a tour of his ice cream factory in Queens.]]>
<![CDATA[Out of Towner Pizzas]]> Fri, 16 May 2014 15:49:58 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/out+of+towner+pizza.png
New York may be known for its pizza, but DC and Chicago are giving it a run for its....cheese.]]>
<![CDATA[Nutella's 50th Anniversary]]> Wed, 14 May 2014 15:40:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/210*120/nutellas+50th.png
In celebration of Nutella's 50th Anniversary, Lauren Scala explores three dishes getting creative with the hazelnut spread.]]>
<![CDATA[The Cronut Hole With Nutella]]> Wed, 14 May 2014 19:04:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nutella+cronut+hole.jpg
In honor of Nutella's 50th anniversary, Dominique Ansel created a Cronut hole filled with Nutella. Lauren Scala, Jacque Reid and Janice Huff get to try it live.]]>
<![CDATA[Sprinkles Ice Cream Opens in NYC]]> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 06:31:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sprinkles+ice+cream.jpg
Cupcake hotspot Sprinkles opens up their popular ice cream shop on Lexington Avenue. New York Live's Lauren Scala gets a taste.]]>
<![CDATA[Sneak Peek: Tavern On the Green Reopens]]> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:12:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/new+tavern+on+green.jpg
Lauren Scala takes us inside the newly renovated Tavern On The Green just before it reopens to the public.]]>