<![CDATA[NBC New York - Food & Drink]]> Copyright 2014 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 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:00:35 -0500 Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:00:35 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[New Steakhouses]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:01:07 -0500 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 13:56:42 -0500 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 13:32:33 -0500 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 13:54:05 -0500 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 18:22:43 -0500 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 07:49:56 -0500 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 19:16:52 -0500 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 17:27:57 -0500 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 15:35:21 -0500 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 18:55:30 -0500 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 16:31:53 -0500 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 18:08:10 -0500 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 11:45:50 -0500 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 08:14:44 -0500 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 08:58:50 -0500 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 09:52:42 -0500 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 09:37:51 -0500 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 10:12:32 -0500 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 10:16:39 -0500 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 08:12:26 -0500 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 07:18:32 -0500 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 11:36:08 -0500 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 13:15:45 -0500 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 07:46:44 -0500 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 05:54:27 -0500 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 06:05:58 -0500 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 12:46:09 -0500 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 08:30:53 -0500 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 20:37:56 -0500 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 20:38:18 -0500 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 17:58:52 -0500 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 10:07:34 -0500 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 14:49:58 -0500 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 14:40:36 -0500 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 18:04:20 -0500 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 05:31:07 -0500 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 06:12:10 -0500 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.]]>
<![CDATA[Anne Burrell On The Rangers, Cookbooks & TV]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:30:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/200*120/anne+burrell+rangers.png
Rangers fans Anne Burell & Lauren Scala head in search of some solid options for dining out near Madison Square Garden.]]>
<![CDATA[Bubby's Cherry Pie]]> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:15:54 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/cherry+pie.png
Joelle Garguilo explores Bubby's cherry pie at their new Highline location.]]>
<![CDATA[Valentine's Day For Two]]> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:45:20 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/valentines+day.png
Whether you're going out with your girlfriends, or on a date Joelle Garguilo and Lauren Scala have three perfect spots for sharing dishes this Valentine's Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Olympic Inspired Russian Eats]]> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:05:32 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/202*120/olympic+eats.png
You don't have to travel all the way to Sochi to enjoy Russian cuisine. Joelle Garguilo checks out a few spots in honor of the Olympics.]]>
<![CDATA[Empire Biscuit]]> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 13:54:05 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/biscuit+bonanza.jpg
New York City's first restaurant devoted entirely to the biscuit.]]>
<![CDATA[New and Buzzworthy Restaurants]]> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 06:40:46 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/new+and+buzzworthy.png
Want to know where everyone's heading for dinner these days? Lauren Scala checks out three of the latest restaurants on the New York dining scene.]]>
<![CDATA[Foodie Mashups For Thanksgivukkah]]> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 06:24:45 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/thanksgivukkah+mashups.png
Joelle Garguilo checks out three spots combining Thanksgiving and Hanukkah into one dish for Thanksgivukkah.]]>
<![CDATA['Tis the Season for Pumpkin]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 14:07:19 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/229*120/pumpkin+foods+2013.png
Joelle Garguilo finds three spots to get your pumpkin fix this season.]]>
<![CDATA[Tastiest Guacamole]]> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 17:08:05 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/110113_NYL_GUACAMOLE_WEB_SETTING_1200x675_60994627745.jpg
Lauren Scala checks out three creative guacamole dishes in New York City.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Hijacks Geoffrey Zakarian]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:25:31 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/geoffrey+zakarian.png
Lauren Scala steals Geoffrey Zakarian away from the judges table for some behind the scenes bites at the New York City Wine and Food Festival's Burger Bash.]]>
<![CDATA[Bantam Bagels]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 06:17:00 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bagel+holes.jpg
Bantam Bagels reinvents a New York classic. Lauren Scala checks out this new addition to the West Village.]]>
<![CDATA[National Taco Day 2013]]> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 05:30:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tacos+nyc.jpg
Lauren Scala celebrates National Taco Day the best way she knows how: by tasting some of the city's newest and most delicious tacos.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Spot Restaurants]]> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 16:28:05 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/hot+spot+restaurants.png
Looking for a new spot to dine out in the Big Apple? Lauren Scala has three must try restaurants to check out.]]>