<![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 Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:49:42 -0500 Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:49:42 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![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.]]>
<![CDATA[Delicious Fried Chicken]]> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 11:07:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/216*120/nyl+fried+chix.jpeg
No matter the season, we love fried chicken -- Lauren Scala checks out three spots that put their own twist on this classic dish.]]>
<![CDATA[The Cronut Hole Concrete]]> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:24:48 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/209*120/cronut+hole+concrete.png
New York City Favorite Shake Shack teamed up with the creator of the Cronut Dominique Ansel, to create the Cronut Hole Concrete for one day only. Lauren Scala gets the details.]]>