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Chocolate creates smiles and cures broken hearts. It can bring both comfort and excitement at any given moment. That is why its no surprise that we here at Guest of a Guest are major chocoholics. From truffles to bonbons, we can't get enough. Check out this list to see some of our favorite spots in the city to get your chocolate fix. More»
Summer afternoons are perfect for sitting in the park with snacks, a few cold drinks, and a blanket spread across the grass. But if you're like us, you're the kind of New Yorker who can't be bothered to pack a basket and would rather grab one to go. We've made your picnic planning a little easier by rounding up a list of our favorite eateries that will help you put together a premade picnic basket. Check out the top gourmet joints that will give you an afternoon off, and offer a lot of food options to make your picnic a success. More»
Usually, the best restaurants and and hang outs are discovered by word of mouth. Choosing a restaurant is no easy feat, so we turn to Yelp reviews or friends to find out where to reserve a table. Thankfully, if you're friends are out of ideas and you find yourself in a rut, there are thousands of food bloggers in New York who are here to share their secrets of eating bliss. If you're looking for a steak or tired of the restaurant scene altogether, these bloggers will make eating in New York easy as pie - no pun intended.
Take a break from that beach bod diet to celebrate Nation Candy Month. We have rounded up some of our favorite places to get our sugar fix in the city. From rich chocolate bars to habanero lollypops, our list is sure to satisfy every sweet tooth. More»
The sun is finally shining down on New York, and the timing couldn't be better. Starting this week, food vendors throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn get back in gear to once again host fairs, festivals, and culinary celebrations that will fill you up and still leave you craving more. Take this as an opportunity to explore all the incredible food New York has to offer, and check out these exciting Spring food festivals!
While NYC is gradually turning newer and shinier every day, some old, hole-in-the-wall spots are still kicking around. And these gems have held their place for a reason. What may appear like an average bodega on the outside, holds the secret to New York's best burrito, and what may seem to be masquerading as a deli, turns out to be much more. Make sure you don't walk past these places en route to your next lunch of overpriced kale salad. We promise that your your wallet and mouth will thank you.
Everyone has a favorite childhood candy. Whether you were a MARS bar lover or Pez popping addict, even the most virtuous eaters have a sweet vice of choice. And unlike your grade school crush, you probably haven't outgrown your love of Razzles or 5th Avenue Bars. Luckily for you, we've rounded up our favorite vintage candy stores to help you track down that favorite sweet and discover a few new go-to confections. Whether you want to stock up for Easter with trendy treats or simply satisfy a sugar craving, a trip to these NYC stores is sure to be a sweet adventure. More»
Now that we're just a couple weeks out from the Mad Men Season 6 Premiere, it's time to plan our Sunday night viewing party. If you're planning on hosting a premiere party, we've got you covered with Mad Men inspired hors d'oeuvres. Even though Betty Draper has not set the bar high in the kitchen, celebrity caterer Mary Giuliani sure has. Giuliani--who has served the likes of Cynthia Rowley, Gwen Stefani, Justin Timberlake and many more-- has concocted a modernized menu with influences from the 1960s classics. Try your best at these slenderized and brighter bites and like they do in the Draper household, you'll shine even if what goes on behind closed doors is a wreck. More>>
The Esquire is bringing out the best chefs in the city for a three-day event at The Bowery Hotel. From big shots like Michael White to Milk Bar's Christina Tosi, eight master chefs will be teaming up to create a six-course meal for tonight's event. Here are six things you didn't know about the master chefs who are taking part in The Esquire's Greatest Meal Ever Cooked. More»
We love the free appetizers that come around at cocktail parties. Whether it's the dressed up mac and cheese or the simple shrimp cocktail, we need that communal plate of our favorite small dish in the center of the table this holiday. Here are some of our favorite appetizers from events and a list of spots in the city that serve them up the best!
Apple, pumpkin, banana cream, lemon meringue, cherry, rutabaga, pecan. Instead of meeting up for that post-work drink or committing to a full meal, a slice of pie in a cozy shop with your date might the trick. Here are a few quaint pie shops where you can have a nice night out without shouting over the chatter or having a waitress interrupt the flow of the conversation. More»
Tuesday, June 18
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.