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New York Cheesecake

One of New York’s favorite desserts, the New York cheesecake can be found all over the city, and even throughout the country. The typical New York cheesecake is rich from its liberal use of heavy cream or sour cream, which produce a dense but creamy consistency. New York has a lot of cheesecakes to […]

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The Lower East Side

Initially an Orchard owned by a Frenchman named Delancey, the Lower East Side (“LES”) has changed quite a bit since the 1700’s. Roughly bounded by Chinatown, Nolita and the East River, the LES is historically a working class neighborhood made up of immigrant groups that came to the city in waves. Jews, Russians, Germans, Italians, Irish and […]

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The Best Restaurants In New York

Entirely separate from the hotel of the same name, The Four Seasons is more than a restaurant, it’s a New York institution. Considered one of the best restaurants in New York for decades, the eatery has been serving the rich, the powerful and the famous since 1959. The interior, which was designed by building […]

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