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Flakey, doughy, fluffy, gluten-filled perfection—or, in a word, biscuits. But not all biscuits are created equal, of course. Some are flat and dense, some fluffier, seeking to scrape the skies. Whatever your predilection, the southern staple populates many a brunch menu, and in diverse forms. Plus, the bagel of the South (or are bagels the biscuits of the North?), transforms into a rich meal when paired with gravy, the Bonnie and Clyde of brunch,...
Yep, it's still winter in New York. And, look, here's the thing: I am not one of those anti-winter in New York people. I actually quite like it here when it's cold and the air is bracing and it's practically a requirement to bundle up in lovely layers of clothes, and hunker down in warm rooms, preferably in front of a roaring fire, ideally with someone you love. I like to hunker! Winter is...
Much of Williamsburg these days feels more akin to the Meatpacking District or the Lower East Side than to the rest of Brooklyn in that, much like those once gritty Manhattan neighborhoods that went through rapid and dramatic changes, Williamsburg often feels like little more than a tourist trap catering only to liberally spending, heavily drinking transients aka NYU students, European tourists, and finance folks in their post-MBA/pre-Westchester years. But what is there to...
Looks like another restauranteur is looking to "join the gentrification" of Bushwick's Morgantown. According to Bedford + Bowery, Pies 'n' Thighs founder and chef Stephen Tanner is getting ready to open a new restaurant called El Dorado with a "'50s-to’70s California motel aesthetic" in the neighborhood. To clarify, Tanner is a founder of the legendary Southern restaurant, but no longer an owner, following the sale of his stake in the South Williamsburg eatery a couple of...

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