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Food Truck Rally Rolls into Harlem on March 29th, 2014

Mar 20, 14 Food Truck Rally Rolls into Harlem on March 29th, 2014

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Harlem, NY — I covered the grand opening of John Starks and Anthony Mason’s new Custom Fuel Pizza in Harlem and it was an exciting and truly unique concept.  The culinary talent that makes up Frederick Douglas Blvd is indeed thriving and (evolving), and a rally of food trucks has decided to join the party on Saturday,...

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Bian Dang’s Panko Crusted Salt & Pepper Chicken Bring on the Heat.

Midtown, NY — A liberal dusting of salt and pepper join the Panko party for a shell of equal parts heat and crunch that kicked the smirk right out of that cold frigid air. While we wait for the icecaps to melt, the crew at Bian Dang brought a new kid to the block to kick it with their top-selling Fried Chicken Leg and...

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New Food Cart to Debut in March: Khao

Midtown, NY – While the rest of us dwell in hibernation in what has become the longest winter NYC has ever braced, the guys at Big D’s Grubtruck have been hard at work creating a spinoff via their new food cart Khao.  Literally translated to “rice” in Thai, Khao hopes to stay true to the root (and heart) of...

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Mexico Blvd, on the Corner of Grand Army Plaza and Calle Delicioso.

Prospect Park, Brooklyn –  The Food Truck Rally rolls into town every first and third Sunday of the warmer months, gracing Grand Army Plaza with a smorgasbord of delicious sidewalk eats from over a dozen NYCFTA food trucks.  A plethora of flavors exist to satisfy even the most discerning of palettes – and foodies are...

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2013 NYC Vendy Awards: And the Winners Are…

Industry City, Brooklyn — The 2013 Vendys brought a star-studded roster of the most talented sidewalk chefs of 2013 to Sunset Park, Brooklyn.  Industry City played host to the sold-out event, featuring 27 vendors with only one thing on their minds, reining in one of the coveted awards for contention this year: Rookie of the...

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Vendy News: What You Can Expect to Eat this Saturday.

New York, NY — Sunset Park will play host to the 2013 Vendy awards this Saturday, September 7th.  For the first time, all attending vendors will compete for the “Messy Yet Tasty” Award, sponsored by Tide to Go®. The award will be given to the truck with the messiest fare, with voting up to event-goers.  Tide’s “Stainbulance”...

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East meets West meets South at Asiadog.

South Street Seaport, NY — In a delicious spin-off of Smorgasburg, the guys at Brooklyn Flea brought together ten shipping containers, stuffed them to the brim with food (including a full bar), and shipped them off to Pier 17.  Running through October, Smorgasbar serves an assortment of sidewalk eats daily from 11am to 10pm...

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2013 Vendys Finalists Revealed: Vendy Cup and People’s Taste Award.

Aug 23, 13 2013 Vendys Finalists Revealed: Vendy Cup and People’s Taste Award.

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New York, NY — The Ninth Annual Vendy Awards announced on Thursday the finalists in contention for this year’s top prizes: the coveted Vendy Cup and the People’s Taste Award.  Industry City will play host on September 7th, 2013 to the massive cook-off royale featuring select street vendors drawn from hundreds of...

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