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More Hurricane Sandy Relief from Burgers and Food Trucks

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many food businesses in New York City have been helping out by holding relief dinners and giving away free meals. Food trucks have been particularly helpful in getting food out to severely affected areas in Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, and New Jersey. Although Serious Eats: New York is keeping us updated on Sandy stories from the food world, I wanted to point out what some of our friends in the burger world have done to help, and what you can do. More

NYC Food Trucks: Bistro Lamb Burger at Bistro Truck

Last week, I tried what is perhaps the best lamb burger in the city: April Bloomfield's delicious rendition at The Breslin. So lamby it says "baaa," this burger is just about perfect. So, when I decided upon the Bistro Truck as my next destination, I knew I would have to reduce my lamb burger expectations back into the realm of mere mortals. Lucky for me, the Bistro Truck's Lamb Burger wasn't half bad. More

NYC Food Trucks: Morocho Makes a Mean Fusion Burger

The Poor Man's Burger from Morocho is an all-around excellent hamburger, from the beef to the toppings to the look it evokes in those who enjoy it. Unlike many New York trucks, Morocho doesn't tout its sourced ingredients or special blend. Instead, chef Miguel Samanez simply does everything right and lets the quality ingredients, including some ultra fresh veggies, speak for themselves. More

NYC Food Trucks: Okay Beef Overshadowed by Great Toppings at Frites 'n' Meats

The phrase "Saving the world, one burger at a time" adorns each and every takeout bag from New York City's Frites 'n' Meats food truck. After sampling their full burger menu, I think they should consider changing this motto to "Saving our burgers, one avocado at a time." As Nick Solares has pointed out, a great burger shouldn't need any condiments to taste delicious. Unfortunately, toppings are a major saving grace at a truck that seemed destined for burger greatness. More

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