First Look: Wafels & Dinges Now Open In East Village

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No longer will it be necessary to check twitter in order to try to find the moving target that is the massive empire of mobile Belgian waffles… err, excuse me, wafels.  Wafels & Dinges officially has a permanent home!  The surprisingly spacious real estate on the corner of Avenue B and 2nd Street in the… 

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Big Gay Ice Cream

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That familiar tune… it starts out faint, growing louder and louder by the second.  Your ears perk up, your posture straightens.  Instantly, you bolt for the door, grabbing your wallet on the way.  It’s Mister Softee, and the truck is heading your way!  You walk (run) up to the truck to find that those familiar sprinkles… 

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Make Time for Taïm

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Taïm (Tah-eem) is a place that lives up to its name.  Meaning ” highly pleasant to the taste, delicious” in Hebrew, Taïm is home to some of the best falafel in all of NYC.  Falafel, a ball (or patty) of ground chickpeas mixed with various herbs and spices, is nutty, earthy, and deep-fried deliciousness.  It… 

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Kimchi Taco: Food Truck Paradise

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I didn’t grow up eating a lot of Korean food (or any for that matter), but had I known what a delicious treasure it truly is, I would have started enjoying the flavors of Korea long, long ago.  A couple NYC food trucks are working hard to put the delicious cuisine of Korea on the culinary… 

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Coolhaus: Ice Cream Sandwiches Done Right

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I like ice cream.  I like cookies.  Ice cream and cookies all at once… euphoria!  What’s not to like about the old time favorite ice cream sandwich?  I remember being very excited as a kid when I would hear that familiar high-pitched tune, signaling the one, the only, ice cream man!  Approaching that ice cream… 

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Belgium vs. Bobby Flay

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I’ll be the first to admit it.  I’m slightly obsessed with Bobby Flay.  I love his shows on Food Network, and I get excited when I’m watching Iron Chef America and he’s the one chosen to battle.  Having dined at all 4 of his restaurants numerous times (Bar Americain, Mesa Grill, Bobby Flay Steak, and… 

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Food Truck Revolution

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The next big thing to hit New York’s food scene?  Gourmet food trucks, and the invasion is already well underway.  A movement that began on the West Coast, California is already accustomed to the gourmet food truck scene and they embrace it with open arms.  Okay New York, before you start thinking half-cooked pretzels, nuts-for-nuts,… 

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