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White House Kids’ State Dinner Showcases Healthy Recipes

Mike’s Chicken and Vegetable Dumpling Cups. (White House)
Mike’s Chicken and Vegetable Dumpling Cups. (White House)

Some of America’s most creative junior chefs, ages 8–12, and their parents, were flown to Washington, D.C., on July 18, to attend the third annual...




  • Pastry chef Tracy Obolsky assembles the Cherry Cola Sundae at North End Grill. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times)

    Nostalgia and Sweetness: Pastry Chef Tracy Obolsky’s Desserts

    Most chefs specialize in a particular cuisine. Tracy Obolsky specializes in the nostalgic: creamsicle pies, milk chocolate malted cakes, cherry cola sundaes—such stuff that memories... Read more

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    Hester Street Fair Presents a Weekend of Ice Cream

    Hester Street Fair celebrates devotes this coming weekend to ice cream, July 19 and 20, 11 a.m.–6 p.m. A sugar rush is certain for those... Read more

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    Ice Cream Bonanza at Brooklyn Flea’s Creme de la Creme

    July is National Ice Cream Month, so ice cream is getting a lot of attention. Brooklyn Flea is hosting the annual “Creme de la Creme”... Read more

  • Louro is hosting Nossa Mesa Supper Club dinners on Mondays. (Alice Gao)

    Louro Hosts Monday Nossa Mesa Supper Club

    The restaurant Louro hosts Monday Nossa Mesa Supper Club dinners, BYOB affairs, with dinner themes ranging from sustainable seafood to “Mad Men.” On July 21,... Read more

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    NYC Restaurant Week Kicks Off July 21

    Restaurant Week starts on Monday, running through Aug. 15. A three-course prix fixe lunch is $25 and dinner is $38, at more than 300 New... Read more

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    7 of the Weirdest, Worst Food in the World

    If you’re getting bored with your food, here are 7 items to try at your own discretion. You’re welcome. Balut Balut is a Filipino delicacy, that... Read more

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    10 Amazing Things About Potatoes You Didn’t Know About

    We all know that potatoes are a common staple food. However, they are also the most essential. They are easily accessible, cheap, incredibly filling, and... Read more

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    10 Most Irresistible Asian Snacks

    Looking for new snacks to stack your pantry up with? Here are 10 yummy Asian snacks you should get: 1. Sushi Fruit Gummy These are... Read more

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    12 Best Vegetarian Restaurants In New York City

    Vegan, Vegetarian, Paleo, Gluten-Free, Organic, Pescatarian. There are a lot of dietary restrictions these days and Vegan and Vegetarian restaurants seem to be popping up... Read more

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    Top 10 Best Mac ‘N Cheese In New York City

    I know everyone has their own opinion of the best Mac ‘n Cheese in the city, and it’s hard to bypass this side dish on... Read more

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    Celeberate National French Fries Day With These 10 Facts

    National French Fries Day is celebrated on July 13th. Here are 10 facts you should know about french fries: 1.  It has been debated for... Read more

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    New Guidelines for Seafood During Pregnancy

    WASHINGTON—The Food and Drug Administration is updating its advice for pregnant women on the appropriate levels of mercury in seafood. Commissioner Margaret Hamburg says the... Read more

  • At a Chicago farmer’s market, cheese seller Mike Stumm wraps a selection for high school math teacher, Kat Formosa. (Conan Milner/Epoch Times)

    A Taste Tour of Local Artisan Cheese

    CHICAGO—At a farmer’s market on Chicago’s north side, Mike Stumm hands out cheese samples. He stands before a table filled with various blocks and wheel... Read more

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    Pasar Malam Now Open in Williamsburg

    All the traditional hallmarks of Malaysian street food and specialties can be found at Pasar Malam, a new restaurant whose name means “night market” in... Read more

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    Gluten-Free Pop-Up Market

    Gluten-free and locally crafted come together at the Gluten-Free EatUP! The pop-up market will take place Sunday, July 13, 1 p.m.–6 p.m, in South Park... Read more

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    Here Comes the Burger, Canadian Style

    The burger crosses the border when Big Smoke Burger opens its doors next Tuesday, July 15. The Canadian chain will be offering samples of poutine,... Read more


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