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  1. interviews
    What’s Next for the Unlikely Chef Who Conquered Paris and New York?The Le Coucou chef had a blockbuster year, but now he’s closing his Paris flagship and taking a new look at his career.
  2. cooking
    This Go-to Carrot Dish Only Requires Two IngredientsThe highest and best use of carrots is roasting, not with seven other things, but alone, whole — with a lot of butter.
  3. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Spritz in New YorkLight and refreshing — and good enough to make you forget all about the carbonated white-wine nightmares of the ’80s.
  4. Grub Guides
    Where to Go Eat, Now That It’s Finally Nice OutQuit binge-watching Netflix.
  5. Produce
    Greenmarket Ramps Are HereHype-backlash aside, this is a very welcome sign.
  6. Cartography
    Red Hook Ball Field Vendors Return April 26It’s their 40-year anniversary.
  7. Spring Time For Kerry
    John Kerry Has Great Taste in RestaurantsThe 40-seat restaurant sure beats raw potatoes.
  8. Loco For Locavores
    Nathan Volz Ramps Up Spring at 10 ArtsAs sure as snow falls on the second day of spring, ramps are going on the menu tonight.
  9. Grub Guide
    Seven Signs That Spring Is Really HereIt feels like we have a foot still stuck in winter, but sure enough springtime is here.
  10. Spring
    It’s Happening: Spring’s First Fiddlehead Ferns Spotted in the WildThe cutest thing you’re likely going to find on the forest floor all week.
  11. Empire Building
    Church & State’s Yassmin Sarmadi Plans ‘Spring’ Next SummerThe new restaurant will be more contemporary, but just as French, as her successful bistro.
  12. Menus
    Supper Rolls Out a New Menu For SpringThe new menu has a “Saturday Night Fish Fry” feature.
  13. Spring
    Smorgasburg Starts This Weekend Without Any Smorgas’boozeBut with alotta food.
  14. Menu Changes
    Kevin Sbraga Previews His Spring MenuFor three nights a select few will get the first tastes of what the “Top Chef” champ is cooking up for spring.
  15. Beer Me
    Spring Drinking Arrives at the KhyberPerhaps all this precious treatment applied to the tapping of a beer is bit much.
  16. Freebies
    Ice, Ice Baby: Rita’s and Rocco’s Give It Up For Free onThe ice merchants roll out a freebie to welcome warmer weather.
  17. The Great Outdoors
    Sampan Rocks a New Menu; Graffiti Bar Provides Relief For Early Onset SpringThe new menu boasts Reuben egg rolls.
  18. Cartography
    Red Hook Food Vendors Head Back to the Ball Fields This WeekendThe season runs through October.
  19. Closings
    Spring Closing after New Year’s EveSpring plans its last meal on New Year’s Eve
  20. Chef Shuffle
    The Bristol Picks Up a New Pastry ChefThe Bristol gets a new pastry chef.
  21. Closings
    Spring Can Be Yours for $300,000!The Bucktown staple is up on the market.
  22. Neighborhood Watch
    Tasting Menu Sampler: Save 49% at Spring and Learn to Speak Italian at PiccoloPlus: Marigold pair food with cocktails, while Chalkboard goes with wine.
  23. Pizza Pizza
    New Menu Springs into PitfireA new pizza comes with country ham from the Appalachians, pineapple, and charred poblanos.
  24. Seasonality
    Take Your Pick of Culinary SeasonsFiddlehead ferns at L2O, and Original Rainbow Cone opens “for the summer season.”
  25. Chef Shuffle
    Shawn McClain Out, Aaron Deal In as Executive Chef of Custom HouseAaron Deal, (formerly of Charleston, South Carolina spot Tristan), taking over for Shawn McClain at Custom House
  26. Deals
    A Sweet Deal At SpringOver 50% off at Shawn McClain’s restaurant.
  27. Lists
    New York Pastry Chef Gina DePalma Swoons for SpringGina DePalma loves everything Shawn McClain does, plus her other favorite Chicago restuarants.