David Cogen

7 Summer Salads You Should Definitely Make

It’s Summer, which means time to eat light — and outside! If you’re looking for a few fun Summer salads to make, we’ve got some suggestions for you. From the […]

7 Best Margarita Recipes for Summer

The Margarita is undeniably one of our favorite go-to summer thirst quenchers. We usually start drinking them around May 5th (or as they say in Mexico, Cinco de Mayo) and […]

The Entire Secret Menu of Chipotle

If you dream of burrito bowls and mountains of guacamole, then your favorite Mexican food chain (I’m looking at you, Chipotle) is about to kick it up a notch. In […]

7 Smoothie Recipes for Summer

It’s that time again! Summer is here — time to barbecue and have fun in the sun. Of course, nothing is better about Summer than the seasonal foods we all […]

7 Sexy Summer Drink Recipes to Get You Through a Day in the Sun

Summer is just around the corner and so are plenty of lazy days in the sun. What better to fill those days with than sexy summer drink recipes (you don’t have […]

What to Know About Clean Eating

You may never have asked yourself, “How dirty is my diet?” But dieticians and devotees of a growing food movement are telling consumers to clean it up. Thanks to the […]

11 Best Foods for Camping

As summer nears, you’re likely to take to the wilderness — or at least a campground away from home. What should you pack in the cooler, though? Which are the […]

Olive Oil Caviar, Famous Spanish Ham, and Grapes? Salinas NYC’s White Gazpacho Recipe (Video)

What does Jamon Iberico, olive oil caviar, and water purified in a volcano have in common? They’re all ingredients in Salinas’s Ajoblancho, aka white gazpacho. Chef Luis Bollo of Salinas […]

Scarpetta’s Spaghetti is… Holy Crap, There’s a Bar Here?! (Video)

We’re all aware of how amazing all the food is at Scarpetta. From the creamy polenta with truffled mushrooms, to the short rib & bone marrow agnolotti, to the amazing desserts […]

Gazpacho Recipe by Tres Carnes

Summertime food for most might invoke images of grills, hot dogs, ice cream, and maybe even alcoholic slushies delivered to your door (until they were taken away from us), but […]

Cold Soba Noodle Recipe

Cold Soba Noodle Salad Recipe (Video)

Explore Asian was kind enough to send us some of their various organic, vegetarian noodles a while ago and, having finally gotten around to trying them, we have to admit […]

What is a Ramp? / Ramp Pesto Recipe by The Marshal NYC (Video)

Ah, ramps. So delicious and yet so fleeting (maybe part of the reason we love them so much?). This springtime wild onion with a strong garlic-like aroma is used by […]

Beef in Rags Recipe by The Marshal NYC (Video)

Beef in rags, aka “lomo al trapo”, is a Columbian dish that is a bit, well, unconventional. You take a beef tenderloin, rub it in spices and salt, wrap it […]

What to Do with Your Leftover Peeps (Video)

My mom gave me a lot of Peeps this year and, not for lack of trying, but I just can’t eat anymore. This did get me wondering though, what else […]

5 Best Macarons in New York City

New York’s macaron mania shows no signs of abating, so with our fellow aficionados in mind, ForknPlate set out to find Manhattan’s best. Here are our top five in order […]

What is a Macaron?

New York’s macaron mania shows no signs of abating, so with our fellow aficionados in mind, ForknPlate set out to find Manhattan’s best. We learned some things along the way […]

Giveaway: Win One of Four Zagat Dining Cards

A restaurant gift card that works at multiple restaurants? That’s the premise behind Zagat’s new Dining Cards. You can purchase a Zagat Dining Card in various amounts and participating Zagat rated restaurants  in NYC, Chicago, and […]

Apropos @ Allswell

Not that there is anything thing wrong with a simple glass of bubbles, but when you are in the mood to switch it up, Allswell, the rustic Brooklyn eatery, has […]

Rye Stirred @ Bar Below Rye

Rye whiskey is not new, however it does happen to be the new rage. All the more reason to stop by the popular Williamsburg restaurant, Rye, then walk downstairs to […]

Baby, You’re Driving @ Extra Fancy

The pure fun that you will have at Extra Fancy, in Williamsburg, will only be enhanced by their well named cocktails. Luckily, in New York, we have taxi’s and trains, […]

North Eleventh Social Club @ The Gibson

Are you not ready for a straight up whiskey? Or do you just want to try a whiskey cocktail that is NOT a Manhattan or an Old Fashion? The Gibson, […]

Sangre Del Toro @ Allswell

If you translate Sangre Del Toro literally, it means bull’s blood. So don’t take us literally. Instead, take it from Allswell, the Williamsburg go-to for yummy food and drinks, and […]

Our Favorite Williamsburg Bars (Video)

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere and let’s be honest, you can no longer avoid Williamsburg. If you are already a Brooklynite, put your shoes on and bring your thirst. For you […]

Bourbon Mint Sweet Tea @ Skinny Dennis

When you think of southern sweet tea, you may imagine a precious southern belle sipping from a glass on her porch. Leave it to Brooklyn to dirty it up. (In […]