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Hump Day Snack: The Silence of the Lambs Wine

What pairs perfectly with a nice Chianti? Why liver and fava beans, of course. Inspired by the infamous Chianti slurper, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema recently unveiled the second installment in its signature wine series—The Silence of the Lambs varietals. (The first “Bottle of Wits,” inspired by The Princess Bride, debuted last year.) […]

Trends Across the Country: Pie

We took a culinary tour across the country, gathering one recipe to represent each state. During development, we noticed a trend — delicious, pie recipes.

Dinner Party Duo Heads to Texas in “Married With Dishes”

Tamara Reynolds (whom you may recognize from Unique Eats) and her husband, Karl, have been hosting an underground Sunday Night Dinner at their Queens apartment for nearly eight years. Needless to say, the couple are used to cooking for a crowd under pressure. But what happens when Cooking Channel sends them down to Fredericksburg, Texas […]

Coffee Break: 3 Videos to Watch Now

Take 10 minutes/your coffee break and treat yourself to some of Cooking Channel’s newest video clips. Learn a skill, get a laugh and maybe find a new idea for dinner tonight.  3 Videos to Watch This Week: 1. Trend Alert! Find the funny in food with our new sketch comedy series, Fodder. In the first […]

Choice Eats: The Best Restaurant Bites in New York City

When you put more than 80 of New York City’s top restaurants in one room, they’re going to show off a little. This year’s Village Voice Choice Eats Annual Tasting was no exception. The 69th Regiment Armory was packed to the brim with bites from eateries showcasing the diverse and creative landscape of the city’s […]

Nadia G’s Depression Desserts

Stuffing your face with sweets is always a good cure-all when you’re down in the dumps. You could curl up with a pint of ice cream and call it a night — but we’ve got an even better idea. Whip up one of Nadia G’s decadent desserts and kiss the blues goodbye.

Nadia G. Wins 2012 NewNowNext Award

***Update:  Nadia G. snagged the big win this week at the NewNowNext Awards in the category of Most Addictive Reality Star. We couldn’t be more excited for her, and not at all surprised — we’re addicted to her episodes of Nadia G.’s Bitchin’ Kitchen on Cooking Channel, after all. The stiletto-wearing, pan-wielding star now joins the ranks of movie […]

Comfort Food, Revamped

Comfort food: It warms you up from the inside out. It wraps you up and satisfies deep down — even if just for a little while. It’s like getting the warm fuzzies after hugging an old friend. My first bite into Tavern N Town‘s Pan Roasted Florida Lobster Tail and Slow Braised Oxtail Risotto was […]

Sprinkles Debuts 24-Hour Cupcake ATM

Update: L.A. isn’t the only city feeling the 24-hour cupcake love — Sprinkles is bringing automated cupcake machines to NY, too!  Exact locations aren’t confirmed, but ATMs are planned for the company’s midtown, downtown and upper west locations, according to Gothamist. It’s midnight. You have a serious cupcake craving, but all of your favorite bakeries […]

NYC’s Grilled Cheese Champion Crowned at The Big Cheesy

The smell of warm, intoxicating cheese permeates the air the second you walk into The Big Cheesy, a grilled cheese showdown among seven of New York City’s grilled cheese connoisseurs, hosted at pop-up event space Openhouse Gallery. I had my work cut out for me — tasting one amazing grilled cheese sandwich after the next. […]

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