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Best of Manhattan 2011

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bofm2011 Recently, GQ named Brooklyn the “Coolest City on the Planet” for foodies. While we agree that the borough is first-rate in a number of things—hipster watching, finding a cheap apartment with antique molding—we are inclined to believe that Manhattan is still king. Brooklyn isn’t a cocktail that people in Idaho can order. Woody Allen has [&hellip
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Best of Manhattan 2011

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Recently, GQ named Brooklyn the “Coolest City on the Planet” for foodies. While we agree that the borough is first-rate in a number of things—hipster watching, finding a cheap apartment with antique molding—we are inclined to believe that Manhattan is still king. Brooklyn isn’t a cocktail that people in Idaho can order. Woody Allen has [&hellip
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From Lowly Lentils to Tasty Tea Cakes

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By Nancy J. Brandwein Only in the cuisines of Southern India and Gujarat in the west have I seen the sometimes leaden lentil transformed into something light and ethereal. Often used as the meat substitute in unpalatable veggie burgers, lentils at Indian vegetarian restaurant Bhojan form the floury foundation for delicate dumplings and fluffy teacakes
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From Lowly Lentils to Tasty Tea Cakes

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By Nancy J. Brandwein Only in the cuisines of Southern India and Gujarat in the west have I seen the sometimes leaden lentil transformed into something light and ethereal. Often used as the meat substitute in unpalatable veggie burgers, lentils at Indian vegetarian restaurant Bhojan form the floury foundation for delicate dumplings and fluffy teacakes
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Best of Manhattan 2011

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For all articles, please go to: Best of Manhattan: Arts & Entertainment Best of Manhattan: Eats & Drinks Best of Manhattan: Living Best of Manhattan: City Services By Our Town Recently, GQ named Brooklyn the “Coolest City on the Planet” for foodies. While we agree that the borough is first-rate in a number of things—hipster [&hellip
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Best of Manhattan 2011

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For all articles, please go to: Best of Manhattan: Arts & Entertainment Best of Manhattan: Eats & Drinks Best of Manhattan: Living Best of Manhattan: City Services By Our Town Recently, GQ named Brooklyn the “Coolest City on the Planet for foodies. While we agree that the borough is first-rate in a number of things's [&hellip
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Best of Manhattan 2011

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For all articles, please go to: Best of Manhattan: Arts & Entertainment Best of Manhattan: Living Best of Manhattan: City Services Best of Manhattan: Eats & Drinks Contributors to the Best of Manhattan issue: Nancy J. Brandwein, Wickham Boyle, Thomas Chan, Shoshana Davis, Leonora Desar, Sharon Feiereisen, Danny Gold, Matt Harvey, Andrea Hilbert, Regan Hofmann, [&hellip
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Fond of this ‘Fonda’

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by Nancy J. Brandwein “Fonda means “inn, which is funny since you can barely wiggle your way in to this tiny taqueria with its bright green walls and thumping Mexican music. Yet it displays a largesse befitting a real fonda. When I order my $3.75 taco al pastor, a metal bowl of chips arrives along [&hellip
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When in Rome…

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by Nancy J. Brandwein When in Rome, my friend says pizza is THE thing to eat. When in Rome, you crowd the counter, using your fingers to show how large a slice. When in Rome, you fold the pizza and the olive oil drips down your hand's and that"s a good thing
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