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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 […]

How to Make Chocolate Chip Sea Salt Cookies

Here is a chocolate chip cookie recipe for you to try. You essentially just have to mix all of your ingredients together and pop your cookies into the oven. These […]

How to Make Candied Bacon

Let’s talk bacon! Candied bacon is bad ass as a bloody Mary garnish or just a great snack to eat. You will love this easy recipe and serve this as […]

What is the Creaming Method? (Video)

This method is one you need to master in baking. It is used for cookies, cakes and so many baked goods. This is an essential method that once mastered you […]

How to Make a Blood Orange Ginger Margarita (Video)

This drink is killer! Not only does it taste amazing, it will get you drunk and it also looks gorgeous. You will be the life of the party when you […]

How to Make a Cream Cheese Frosting (Video)

Cream cheese frosting is one of those things that is so simple to make and has so many uses. It’s wonderful on carrot cake, red velvet cake or even in […]

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups (Video)

Making peanut butter cups at home is quite easy and fun to do with kids. They make wonderful gifts and you can use different types of chocolate or even crunchy […]

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 […]

How to Make Profiteroles (Cream Puffs) (Video)

This is basically a fancy French dough recipe called a pate a choux. It is so simple and can be used to make cream puffs, eclairs and many other savory […]

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 […]

How to Roast Brussels Sprouts (Video)

There are so many ways you can cook brussels sprouts, but roasting is a great and simple technique. All you need is a nice olive oil, some salt and pepper […]

How to Steam Broccoli (Video)

Soggy broccoli is pretty darn gross. It’s no wonder people don’t like the little green trees. If you have them properly steamed, where they have a slight crunch to them, […]

How to Make Kale Chips (Video)

Kale is one of the healthiest vegetables around and when you turn it into chips you will crave this leafy green. With cholesterol lowering, anti-inflammatory benefits you really want to […]

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 […]

50 Fathoms @ The Shanty

If you don’t have time to waste, we recommend going straight for the navy strength gin -114 proof- no joke. Look no further than The Shanty, where they make their […]