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NYC’s 5 Best Creperies

Crêperies are not as ubiquitous in New York as they are in Paris, but we do have a few gems. Here are the 5 best.

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Cooking On The Couch: Cereal-Crusted French Toast

French toast is an all-around favorite for breakfast or brunch, but we’ve come a long way from the classic recipe. Celebrity chef George Duran visited us on The Couch to show us a delicious twist on the indulgent dish.


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NYC’s 5 Best DIY Brunch Cocktail Bars

Mimosas, Bloody Marys or Bellinis — no matter your morning cocktail of choice, these Manhattan bars and restaurants are offering a new way to enjoy imbibing at brunch. The ‘do-it-yourself’ trend has taken flight in the city, letting you and your crew be your own bartenders.


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Cooking on The Couch: Chicken Pot Pie

Nothing says comfort food better than a good pie — from sweet fruit pies to classic savory ones like chicken pot pie.


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Mobile Couch: Dine On Demand At Alice’s Tea Cup

In this week’s Dine On Demand segment, we visited Alice’s Tea Cup on East 64th Street.


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Mobile Couch: Dine On Demand At The General

In this week’s Dine on Demand segment, where we uncover your favorite unique places to grab a bite, we sent TV 10-55’s Alex Denis to The General.


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NYC’s 5 Best Breakfast Restaurants

New York is filled with places to pick up breakfast – from the doughnut and bagel shops to the upscale sit-down restaurants. Here are five places you should wake up early for.

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NYC’s 6 Best Organic Coffee Shops

The organic blends at Starbucks are all well and good, but where can you find the best honest-to-goodness organic coffee in New York City? These Big Apple spots are brewing beans with the best of them.



Brooklyn’s 5 Best Bagels

We don’t need to tell you that New York has the best bagels. The question of the best bagel in the city is highly debated. We do know for sure that more than a few of the “best” can be found in Brooklyn.


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Cooking On The Couch: Granola & Cranberry Crusted French Toast

Chris Scarpaci, executive chef of Niles at Affinia in Manhattan, visited The Couch to show us how to make a unique spin on a breakfast favorite.


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Cooking On The Couch: French Toast With An Italian Twist

Actor Tony Denison shows The Couch crew how to make his signature French toast.



Gridiron Grub: Confetti Omelet Cupcakes

While waiting for the gridiron grill to heat up in readiness for the classic tailgate food of burgers and brats, the hunger bunnies still have to be satisfied. A delicious accompaniment to your beverage of choice while you wait are these two-bite morsels.


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Report: More Low-Income Students In NJ Getting Healthy Breakfast At School

There was a 21 percent increase in the number of low-income students eating breakfast at school from October 2010 to March 2012, according to Advocates for Children of New Jersey.


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Cooking On The Couch: Dessert For Breakfast

What would you say to having dessert for breakfast? Chef John Deloach of Lavo Restaurant joined The Couch to show us how to transform a breakfast classic into a decadent dessert.


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NY Food Truck Lunch: Breakfast Tacos Or Brunch For Lunch In Midtown

We tried 3 different breakfasts last week featuring 3 totally different cuisines: Jamaican, Japanese and Mexican – and they were all within 10 blocks of each other in Midtown.