Archive | July, 2011

Double Burger

Not one, but two burgers have been conquered here. Tyson Skross chows down and between mouthfuls spouts out some burger truths……“g.n” Saying that a burger is the best in NYC is a bit like saying that you found the most perfectly round pearl in the ocean. It is humanly impossible to qualify that statement because […]

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Mid-week Food Giggles

Another round of food bites from the interweb delivered to your interface. “G.N.” 1. Ah the dope filled days when having the munchies meant mad concoctions like tortilla chips, maltesers and chorizo. This new chocolate bar will definitely induce some flashbacks. 2. Any Canadians that live in London can get a taste of home at […]

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B-Movie Buffet

A spray of blood, a splatter of noodles, this is B-Movie Buffet. My malty Hanoi Beer  puts a squash on the graphic blood n’ guts I have just witnessed on the big screen. Watch some grindhouse and you need a beer to wash away the gore. Movie? “Hobo with a Shotgun” if your wondering… The […]

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Wed-Food Coupons

No post between the midweek specials I’m afraid. Stay tuned though, because this Saturday it’s all about Hobo with a Shotgun. ‘Nuff said “G.N.” 1. Are you a goof when it comes to leaving a tip? Help is at hand. 2. Much loved by food import freaks, Kansas City gets a taste of Aldi. 3. […]

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Midweek Food Specials

Another collection of food related shenanigans…… 1. I am sure you all knew that it was Natto Day on the 10th of July. Of course you did, because we all love lashings and lashings of ultra sticky fermented soy beans. 2. Is Brooklyn a load of tired out old wank? Not when there’s people in […]

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America the Sequel

After the down and dirty sputtering of yours truly, how about something a little sweeter: Hawksmoor and The Pitt Enjoy, “G.N.”  

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America Vs. Americana

Recently I had some BBQ that sucked big time. There was much promised by the opening of this joint. Authentic this, slow cooked that. All the boxes ticked, fake/original photos on the walls, some skulls, a few metal signs.  Unfortunately you have walked in for a mockumentary of a meal.  Subscribe to this American mythos […]

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Nearly Midweek Food Specials

Here are a few things that have been tickling my fancy over the last few days…….. “G.N.” 1. If A Cook’s Tour and No Reservations  weren’t enough Anthony Bourdain for you, then maybe his new show  24-Hour Layovers will be. Read a bit more over at Eater’s website. 2. If you want to get your […]

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The Would-be King

Artist and fellow eager eater Tyson Skross, hits up a place that is said to be a New York institution, but does that actually means its any good? Sometimes all you need for a food fix is just round the corner….. Transcript: to-Gn So I went to the Met this morning, walked around all the […]

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