"Ham and Cheese" pizza from Co. in New York, the 1st sit-down restaurant from Sullivan St. Bakery's Jim Lahey. The toppings were: pecorino, gruyere, buffalo mozzarella, prosciutto, and caraway
Death & Company, a leader in New York City's speakeasy revival, classes up the joint with studied, elegant cocktails.
Homemade Oreo Cookies recipe from Trois Pommes Patisserie, Brooklyn
Grilled Chicken Press with Fresh Mozzarella, Pesto, and Roasted Tomato, aka Michigan #6 from Grey Dog Coffee
Sea urchin panna cotta with caviar, seaweed, and chilled ocean consomme. Literally, a bite of the sea. Picholine (New York, New York)
Juicy Pastrami Sandwich from New York's Katz Delicatessen
Lost in Translation?
Foie gras ganache. Aquavit (New York, New York)
Duck roasted with a lavender glaze. It is presented table-side, then carved, and plated. Eleven Madison Park (New York City)
Sauteed red snapper and caramelized cauliflower from the Nougatine dining room within Jean Georges in NYC
In this economy, even restaurants are being frugal. eli zabar uses leftover doughnuts (unsold at the end of the day) and makes bread pudding
Egg Brunch Pizza from Motorino (Brooklyn)
Cannoli from Little Italy in New York City.
Bulgogi beef sandwich at brunch time in Greenpoint Brooklyn
Peanut Butter cookie from Trois Pommes Patisserie in Brooklyn, NY
Bukudan - an assortment of barely cooked seafood and poached egg and natto beans. Served at Matsugen restaurant in NYC.
Delicious Airport Dining: moules frites at La Vie in JetBlue's Terminal 5 at JFK airport
Cheesy, stuffed burgers from The Stumble Inn.
Pan Fried Skate Sandwich. There was the right amount of sauce to match the perfectly-coated flaky fish.
Sea Urchin w/ Soy Gel @ Le Miu - NYC
Crab Cantonese from Chinatown NYC
Porchetta Sandwich from the restaurant, Porchetta in New York City (East Village)
tomato juice + vodka + lemon juice + worcestershire sauce + black pepper + cayenne pepper + salt = Bloody Mary from the bar that invented it
Barbacoa Taco from Tehuitzingo - NYC
Truffle Egg Toast @ 'inoteca.
Hiza nankotsu (chicken knee bones)...possibly the best chicken I've ever had. Totto NYC
When you can't get a seat at the Chikalicious Bar in NYC, don't worry. Head across the street to the Dessert Bar for absolutely divine cupcakes and puddings.
Malted milk cake with milk chocolate buttercream.
Sesame Caramel Cake with citrus salad, grapefruit sorbet, at Dirt Candy restaurant in Manhattan's East Village.
Chicken Rib Yakitori at Tori Shin in NYC
Chicken and Vermicelli Noodle Salad with grapefruit & orange, avocado, peanuts, cilantro,Thai chili vinaigrette at Terrace 5 Cafe in NYC's Museum of Modern Art.
Tacos from a Manhattan lunch truck
Recipe for Wild Rice with Mushrooms, Cranberries and Walnuts from Alfred Portale of Gotham Bar & Grill
The pork and egg bun of my dreams - found in Momofuku Milk Bar & Bakery in NYC.