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We Took an Intern on Chefs Night Out for his 21st Birthday

Oscar has been a Munchies Test Kitchen intern for three months, which is also the length of time he’s lived in New York. And he just had his 21st birthday. To celebrate, the Munchies staff took Oscar out for a night he’ll never forget. They opened his eyes to the world of fine dining at Crown Shy, where Oscar eats his first oysters. They show him a secret speakeasy hidden in a hot dog shop in the East Village. And they bring him to a New York City staple of…

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Chef’s Night Out – Wagyu Burgers, Karaoke and Taiwanese Food with Win Son

Trigg Brown and Josh Ku of Win Son in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, make some of the most exciting Taiwanese-American food around. On their night off, they took a few staffers out for a night of Taiwanese food, semi-professional bowling, Hellboy pizza slices from Paulie Gee’s, and baos from Eddie Huang’s Bauhaus, then ended their night with karaoke and milk bun wagyu burgers. Subscribe to Munchies here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-MUNCHIES All Munchies videos release a full week early on our site: https://video.vice.com/en_us/channel/munchies Check out http://munchies.tv for more! Follow Munchies here: Facebook: http://facebook.com/munchies Twitter:…

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How to Make Filipino-Style Lumpia Spring Rolls

Chef Miguel Trinidad and restaurateur Nicole Ponseca, of NYC’s Maharlika and Jeepney, are on a mission to bring Filipino food to the mainstream with their new cookbook, I Am a Filipino: And This Is How We Cook. We welcome them to the MUNCHIES Test Kitchen to learn how to make one of their signatures: vegetable lumpia, a fried spring roll with tofu, cabbage, carrots, sweet potato, bean sprouts and onions. Check out the recipe: https://munchies.vice.com/en_us/article/wj9kay/lumpiang-prito-vegetarian-spring-rolls-recipe Subscribe to Munchies here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-MUNCHIES All Munchies videos release a full week early on our…

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East Village Sake, Mac and Cheese, & Karaage Sliders: Chef’s Night Out with Karasu

Co-Chefs Elena Yamamoto and Yael Peet of Brooklyn’s Karasu leave their small izakaya kitchen for a night of sake, pasta, and more pasta. The night out begins at East Village staple Sake Bar Decibel for sake and small bites. Then it’s over to the West Village where the chefs order almost every pasta on the menu at Via Carota before heading back to Brooklyn for mac and cheese and white wine spritzers at Moloko. The night ends back at Karasu where the chefs whip up karaage sliders with Japanese tartar…

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This Man Cooked Only Pizza for 25 Years

Anthony Mangieri has been described as a religious figure in the world of pizza. His Neapolitan pizza is naturally leavened, never refrigerated, and feels remarkably complex for all its simplicity. In 2009, when he moved Una Pizza Napoletana from New York’s East Village to San Francisco, his cult following was dejected. Lucky for us, Anthony’s East Coast personality never fully adapted to the West Coast life, so he’s back. Unlike in the past when Una Pizza Napoletana was mostly a one-man operation with a limited menu, Anthony has teamed up…

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