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Meyhem Lauren’s Recipe for Shrimp and Grits

This recipe is secret. This recipe was obtained under the cover of night. This recipe is from Florida. Meyhem is never finished with shrimp, and the people know it, so one person sought him out and made this shrimp and grits recipe for him in Florida. Allegedly, it was one of the Brooks Brothers. Learn how to make the perfect grits (love and patience is key). Learn how to mix cheese with seafood (it can be done). Learn how to tan your shrimp. Check out the recipe here: https://munchies.vice.com/en_us/article/j57gpb/easy-shrimp-and-grits-recipe Subscribe…

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The Jerk Chicken Queen of the Bronx – Street Food Icons

Fauzia Abdur-Rahman has been serving Jamaican food in the South Bronx from her cart Fauzia’s Heavenly Delights, right outside the courthouse, for the last 25 years. The menu changes every day, but there are always two meat options, a fish option and three vegetarian options. With the help of her daughter and husband, Fauzia makes her famous jerk chicken three times a week, and finishes it with her homemade jerk sauce that she makes with pimiento and scotch bonnet peppers, plus a host of other ingredients. Subscribe to Munchies here:…

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The King of Falafel – Street Food Icons

King of Falafel & Shawarma has been serving mouthwatering Middle Eastern cuisine on the streets of Astoria for the last 17 years. The falafel recipe, with its unique oval shape, is a guarded secret of owner Freddy Zeideia, who mastered it with techniques he learned while growing up in Palestine. After being dissatisfied with the falafel and shawarma offerings in New York, Freddy took matters into his own hands by starting King of Falafel & Shawarma in 2002. Since then, his enterprise has grown, with a truck in Astoria, a…

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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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Star of Salt Fat Acid Heat, Samin Nostrat, Makes Her Grilled Artichokes Recipe

Samin Nosrat—author of Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat and host of the new Netflix show of the same name—is in the MUNCHIES Test kitchen showing us how to properly clean and cook artichokes. Both her cookbook and the show are about not only great recipes but also solid cooking techniques and instruction on how to build flavor. This video will teach you how to get to the heart of the artichoke, some tips on how to cook such a fibrous vegetable, a simple recipe for a finishing vinaigrette, and some tricks…

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How to Put a Twist on Classic Tiramisu with the Chef of Una Pizza Napoletana

A classic tiramisu recipe usually has lady fingers, drenched in coffee and cognac with a cream layer that often turns everything into a pile of mush. Is it bad? No. But can it be improved on a little bit? Yes. Fabián Von Hauske—chef and owner of Contra, Wildair and Una Pizza Napoletana in New York—has one-upped the classic Italian tiramisu recipe by making his own sponge cake that stands up to the coffee-and-liquor-soaking process. And instead of plating in a big dish that you cut squares out of, he makes…

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How to Properly Sharpen a Knife with a Master Sharpener

In New York, there is a premier knife company, Korin, that not only sells some of the best knives but has master sharpeners to keep your edges on point. In this video Vincent, one of Korin’s master knife sharpeners, will show you how to properly sharpen your knife. Using a whetstone instead of honing steels or pull sharpeners, your blade will last longer and retain its edge better. Vince, in this instructional video, will show you what type of sharpening stone to use and why as well as some tips…

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Street Food Icons – New York City Nuts

With over 60 vendors throughout Manhattan, the Nuts 4 Nuts carts are a New York City street food staple. Co-owner Alejandro Rad explains how he brought these Argentinian inspired honey-roasted nuts to America, and how he turned Nuts 4 Nuts into an iconic New York snack. 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: http://twitter.com/munchies Tumblr: http://munchies.tumblr.com Instagram: http://instagram.com/munchies Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/munchies Foursquare: https://foursquare.com/munchies More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideo

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Eat Like a Local with Meyhem Lauren

We’re eating like a local in New York City with Meyhem Lauren. The first stop is Africa Kine in Harlem for lamb chops with Meyhem’s godbrother, Chrome. Then we’re off to El Tina in Washington Heights for fried shrimp, mashed potatoes, and a breathtaking seafood stew. To end the night, Meyhem heads to The Chipper Truck in the Bronx for curry fries and the elusive “Chip Buddy,” a french fry sandwich. This is a typical evening in the life of Meyhem Lauren, and he’s here to indulge. WATCH NEXT: Meyhem…

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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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