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Taste and Pair Wine Like a Pro With Meyhem Lauren

Meyhem Lauren knows almost everything about everything, but there’s always room to learn more. Sommelier Alexis Percival from NYC’s Ruffian stopped by to educate us on how to choose the right bottle, pairing wine with food, and how to behave around a sommelier.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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Chef’s Night Out: Michelin Starred Thai Food and Burger Shacks with Lalito

Kia Damon, executive chef at Lalito and recent Florida transplant, discovers what makes NYC great, including classic food spots and swanky speakeasies, in this episode of Chef’s Night Out. New to New York City, chef Kia and friends head to Burger Joint, hidden behind the front desk of Le Parker Meridien Hotel, to start their night off with one of the best burgers in NYC. Then it’s off to Michelin-starred Thai restaurant Uncle Boons, followed by bespoke cocktails at Apotheke. A food tour of New York classics to make this…

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How to Make Jamaican Beef Patties

Chef Andre Fowles shows us how to make a classic Jamaican dish: the beef patty, with a perfectly flaky, turmeric-loaded dough and a spicy, silky smooth beef and Scotch bonnet pepper filling. Chef Fowles — Chef / Owner of Everything Food by Andre Fowles and Chef Consultant of Jamaican Icon Miss Lily’s in New York and Negril, Jamaica — shares with us his secrets for the perfect patty. Check out the recipe here: https://munchies.vice.com/en_us/article/wjmjew/jamaican-beef-patty-recipe Subscribe to Munchies here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-MUNCHIES Check out http://munchies.tv for more! Follow Munchies here: Facebook: http://facebook.com/munchies Twitter:…

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The Rules of Caviar with Meyhem Lauren – Mind Your Manners

Meyhem Lauren is no stranger to caviar, but there’s always more to learn. He brought in caviar expert Alexandre Petrossian of Petrossian Caviar to educate himself and a novice. They delve deep into the world of black market caviar, mother of pearl spoons, vodka, and Champagne. This is how to eat and order caviar. 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:…

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The Legendary Dosa Man of NYC – Street Food Icons

Thiru Kumar, AKA the Dosa Man, has been running NY Dosas, a food cart in Greenwich Village’s Washington Square Park, since 2001. His dosas—which are made from fermented rice and lentils, and stuffed with potatoes, vegetables and spicy sauces—have become an international phenomenon. Thiru grew up in Sri Lanka and learned to make South Indian recipes as a child. After he immigrated to the United States in the 90s, he made it his life’s work to sell affordable, fresh and vegan dosas to NYU students, professors and other passerby’s. Subscribe…

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The Iconic Dollar Pizza Slice of NYC – Street Food Icons

Eli and Oren Halali, the two brothers who founded 2 Bros Pizza, sell slices for a buck. They’re known for getting their patrons in and out of the store within ten seconds, and for selling hundreds of pies a day. And they’re certainly not the only people in the dollar-slice game in New York City. Ever since the Great Recession in 2008, dollar-slice spots started popping up all over Manhattan because people were in desperate need of a quick and cheap food option. Now there are more than 80 dollar-slice…

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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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