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That Coffee Guy Named Wayne

The procedure for acquiring the coffee is a bit weird–you slide your money through a mail slot, and Wayne has your coffee waiting for you in a box outside. READ MORE

Cerrito Speakeasy Theater

The food at Cerrito Speakeasy Theater is two levels above other theaters in quality and one level below in price, making it a very chowish place, says EdwardAdams. READ MORE

Frozen Mochi Goodness at Momofuku Ssam Bar

There’s marvelous fresh-made mochi ice cream on the dinner menu at Momofuku Ssam Bar, says kathryn. READ MORE

House of Dosas Revisited – Crepes with a Kick

Try onion chile masala dosa–potato, raw onion, and kicking fresh green chile tucked into a huge, crisp, nutty, faintly caramelized crepe. READ MORE

Crispetty, Crunchetty K-Town Fried Chicken

Where can you find Korean fried chicken–twice-fried for maximum crunch, like Belgian frites? READ MORE

I Want…A Big Bowl of Pancake

Looking for German pancakes, hefty and bowl-shaped, with lemon and powdered sugar? READ MORE

Carcass Cassoulet

niki rothman shares a method for a sort-of cheater’s cassoulet made with the trimmings from a leftover roast duck. READ MORE

A Passion for Passion Fruit

Passion fruit works well in panna cotta and creme brulee. READ MORE

Demi-glace

Store-bought demi-glace–super-reduced stock typically made from veal–should be thick and gelatinous, and should jiggle and “unmold” into the pan. READ MORE

Jewish Dairy Restaurants

Traditional Jewish laws of kosher require the separation of meat and dairy, so there is a tradition of kosher households having all-dairy meals, with no meat or meat products–just delicious things like cheese blintzes, cold borsht, and cottage cheese pa READ MORE