Getting a Keg in Manhattan; Defonte's Comes to Gramercy

• It's harder than you might think to find a keg of beer in Manhattan, but New York Beverage in Hunts Point will deliver — for a price. [Feed/TONY]

• Legendary Red Hook sandwich shop Defonte's is opening a second branch in Gramercy. [Strong Buzz]

• For those with $395 to burn on dinner, Aquavit will be hosting a five-course Italian Wine Merchants meal on January 22. [Zagat Buzz]

• The full text of Alice Waters's letter to the Obamas about the selection of a new White House chef is finally online. [Gourmet]

• The Center for Science in the Public Interest is suing Coca-Cola for what it calls the deceptive health claims made by Vitaminwater. [NYP]

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