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2013: A Year In Restaurants. The Good Ones.

Our editors weigh in on the year in dining out
Dec 31, 2013 11:15 am

The Internet is in the midst of year-end list madness. There’s even a great blog that makes lists of lists. Let us prolong the season a bit here, where Food Republic editors and contributors weigh-in on the year in dining out.

8 T-Shirts From Iconic NYC Establishments (Plus A Hat)

Old-school NYC food spots commemorated on T-shirts
Dec 27, 2013 10:00 am

Tourists and locals alike stop by Katz's Delicatessen for a pastrami sandwich and then walk next door to Russ & Daughters for bagels and lox. Next time you find yourself doing the same, make sure to add a T-shirt (or cap) to your order. After all, these places might not be around forever — though they probably will!

Our Beer Writer Cameos In This Video About Brewing Perrier Beer

A beer experiment on film, with bubbles
Dec 18, 2013 2:00 pm

Food Republic beer writer Jon Katz was called to Brooklyn microbrewery Bitter & Esters not long ago to participate in an experiment: making beer with Perrier as the base. Not only does he admit to underage drinking on film, he learns that delicious fizzy water makes delicious fizzy beer, which happens to be our favorite kind! Check out the Société Perrier video after the jump.

Banksy's Latest NYC Art Installation Takes Aim At Slaughterhouses

Stuffed animals send a cheeky message
Oct 11, 2013 12:21 pm

I've been following Banksy's career since the mid-200os, and I'm still not sure what to make of him. If he is really one person (as news reports about him being spotted today suggest). But whatever or whoever Banksy is, the monthlong NYC "residency" that has works of art appearing all over the city is commanding heaps of attention, and today at least it caught ours. Video of today's art after the jump.

This Week In NYC: Rooftop Farming Exhibition & Symposium

Head to NYU tonight to open the new green scene
Oct 2, 2013 2:00 pm

If you're in the NYC area, head over to NYU's Gallatin School for a night of plants, drinks and design. Opening today and running through Oct. 9th, Growery: Rooftop Farming Exhibition and Symposium, explores the potential for rooftop farming in NYC and considerations for designing such spaces.

Saucy By Nature: Just Good Friends Making BBQ Sauce

All-natural BBQ Sauce and condiments from Brooklyn
Sep 13, 2013 2:00 pm

For long time friends Monika Luczak and Przemek Adolf, food has always been the center of conversation. After years of traveling together and sampling exotic sauces and spices, Luczak, formally a corporate attorney, and Adolf, a marketing specialist, decided to combine forces and channel their love for food into Saucy By Nature. 

Preview: We're Hitting Electric Zoo 2013 Super-Hard!

Take a chill pill for feeding time at the Zoo
Aug 29, 2013 1:00 pm
electric zoo festival

Scoping out the food scene at NYC's premiere electronic music festival may not seem like a priority, but if you can't even temporarily remove whichever part of your costume is preventing you from eating, there's going to be a problem. Going to the fair? Wanna meet up for a falafel or can of champagne? Hit me up, we'll talk/yell shop and I'll spill the secrets of the DJs I'm interviewing...for a price. 


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