NYC’s 5 Best Jeremy Lin-Inspired Food & Drink Specials

February 23, 2012 7:00 AM

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Since Linsanity hit New York City, local bars and restaurants have been offering food & drink specials in honor of surprise Knicks superstar Jeremy Lin. These are a few of our favorite Linspired items.

Taiwanese Te-Bao

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238 East 14th St
New York, NY
(646) 669-8889

Perhaps the most popular item of the bunch, there’s been a lot of attention surrounding the Taiwanese Te-Bao at Baohaus. It’s a  dumpling concoction stuffed with a curry-spiked pork chop, prepared in traditional Taiwanese fashion – a nod to Lin’s heritage. The name of the dish refers to Lin’s Christianity and the comparisons made by the media of Lin to Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow, another sports star known for his faith.

The LIN-burger

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131 W 33rd St
New York, NY
(212) 695-1122

Just around the corner from the home of Knicks basketball sits Feile. They’re serving up The LIN-burger: A Chinese five spice pork burger topped with pickled carrot, cucumber and ginger, pineapple salsa and Sriracha mayonnaise, and served with Asiago fries. Feile also serves a LIN-tini with Absolut Wild Tea vodka, lime juice and simple syrup.

The Lin Burger

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Go Burger

1448 Second Ave
New York, NY
(212) 988-9822

Go Burger’s version of the Lin Burger is a six-ounce patty of prime, dry-aged beef and is topped with guacamole, Monterey Jack cheese, crispy wonton strips and pickled jalapenos. Comes with fries or a mixed green salad.

LINtoxicated Bomb

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Village Pourhouse

64 3rd Avenue
New York, NY
(212) 979-2337

The Pourhouse now offers a Linsanity special: The LINtoxicated Bomb, a shot of TY-KU sake dropped in Tsingtao beer. The specialty drink is served 2 for 1 during every Knicks game.

‘Lin & Tonics’ & ‘Lintinis’

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384 3rd Avenue
New York, NY 10016
(212) 725-4477

If shots of sake aren’t your thing, sip slowly on a “Lin & Tonic” at Murray Hill’s Arctica Bar. The drinks are served for $7 during game time. You’ll also find the “Lintini” – a Knicks-themed drink with blue Curacao and an orange garnish (pictured).

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