Siobhan Wallace

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The 5 Best Upcoming Fall Food Events

Yes, summer’s coming to a close – but don’t sweat it. Food festival season has hardly begun, as the city’s food lovers are rejoicing for a slew of events about to take place. Here are a few events that you should definitely get your tickets to.

CBS New York–08/31/2012

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NYC’s 4 Best Plates Of Tater Tots

The classic golden fried cylinders of shredded potatoes aren’t the only kinds of tater tots you can get in New York City. From the version fried in duck fat to a dish made with lobster, here are New York City’s 5 best tater tots.

CBS New York–08/10/2012

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Brooklyn’s 5 Best Bakeries

Brooklyn has always been home to numerous great bakeries, with a few new ones poised to join the long-standing ranks. Whether you’re looking for a slice of homemade pie or a rendition of Ebinger’s famous Brooklyn Blackout Cake, here are the borough’s best.

CBS New York–07/27/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Tacos

Once a town where almost no one could get a good Mexican (or even Californian) taco, New York is now a city with a plethora of options making national ‘best of’ lists.

CBS New York–07/24/2012

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Governors Island Offers Seasonal Bites, Beers For Summer Weekends

Governors Island has come a long way since the public was first able to access it via free ferries in 2003. Now there’s a plethora of dining options to choose from — besides the ever-present vending machines.


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The 7 Best iPhone And Mobile Apps For NYC Foodies

There are thousands of available apps to download onto your smartphone or tablet, and many of those aren’t even worth the data charges. So which ones of the food apps are the best to keep on your SIM card? These are the best apps for New York City food lovers.

CBS New York–06/12/2012

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New York City’s Best Market Food & Vendors

The warm weather means outdoor market season is in full swing, and full of delicious food options. But what’s really worth it and what can you skip? Here’s a list of the best food finds at local markets.

CBS New York–05/31/2012

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Great GoogaMooga Festival To Showcase NYC’s Best Local Food & Artisinal Desserts

Brooklyn favorites like Carroll Gardens’ Frankies 457 Spuntino, Bed-Stuy’s Do or Dine, and Williamsburg’s DuMont Burger will be alongside some of Manhattan’s best restaurants: Craft, The Spotted Pig, DBGB Kitchen and Bar, Brindle Room, and Num Pang Sandwich Shop.


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NYC’s 5 Best Food Truck Desserts

New York’s booming food truck scene has plenty of cuisines to choose from, especially when it comes to dessert. From fresh, homemade chocolate chip cookies to soft serve cones stuffed with dulce de leche and dipped in chocolate, these are our favorites.


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3 Food Markets Pop Up For Valentine’s Day In New York City

A few food markets are popping up around town this weekend with a few treats and the perfect gifts for New York gourmands.


Raspberry Chocolate Pancakes

LES Restaurant Calls February ‘Pancake Month,’ Features New Flapjack Recipe Daily

Every February, the Lower East Side spot known for one of the city’s most delicious brunch menus moves their pancakes to the forefront.


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Brooklyn’s 5 Best Slices Of Pizza

Brooklyn has earned a reputation for boasting some of the country’s best pizza. Here are our five picks for the borough’s best slices.

CBS New York–01/18/2012


The 5 Best Meals Under $25 In Carroll Gardens

Despite being sandwiched between the BQE and the Gowanus Canal, Carroll Gardens has become quite a desirable neighborhood with some fine dining to boot.

CBS New York–01/12/2012

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‘Park Here’ NYC Pop-Up Offers Cold Weather Relief, Foodie Delights At Indoor Picnic

Downtown pop-up space Openhouse Gallery has temporarily transformed their event space into an indoor park, providing food and faux sunshine to freezing New Yorkers during the brutal winter.


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Brooklyn’s 5 Best Restaurants

Brooklyn has been slowly gaining world-renowned chefs, and now boasts a couple of the nation’s top restaurants. Here’s a list of some of the haunts you should be checking out over the East River.

CBS New York–12/31/2011