Welcome to the FResh List! Every Friday morning, the dedicated staffers in FR’s New York City office compile a list of all the random things on their minds about the world of food and drink and beyond, as well as some names to know.
1. Marc Vetri
2. Keith McNally
3. Beef tenderloin stir fry with scallion pancakes at Llama Inn
4. Thanksgiving practice rounds
5. French violet mustard (try it on Thanksgiving turkey or ham)
6. Din Tai Fung
7. Brand-new nonstick pans fresh out of the box
8. BYOW(eed) to Denver restaurants
9. Michelin stars — and snubs (and why does anyone even care?)
10. David Blaine magic tricks
11. Alessandro Borgognone
12. Chicken heart yakitori
13. New Childish Gambino
15. The Italian Combo at Court Street Grocers
16. Space Jam is horribly overhyped, but the shoes are still the greatest.
18. Obama and Biden exit memes
Biden: I’m not giving them the wifi password
Biden: I said what I said pic.twitter.com/l17SaIeQke
— JAY (@pieceofjay) November 11, 2016
19. Damn Fine Cherry Pie, the unofficial Twin Peaks cookbook
20. 2 Dope Queens podcast
21. Eric Wareheim calls everything he drinks “piss” and claims to love drinking it in his Instagram stories.
22. Brooklyn dine-in theater ranking: Nitehawk Cinema, Alamo Drafthouse, Syndicated