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The Underground Gourmet Digest

Slightly random, completely subjective, 100 percent delicious—our list of the best new things to eat and drink right now, ranked.

1 Pancakes

CHEZ MA TANTE 92 Calyer St., Greenpoint → Truth be told, as far as pancakes go, we can take them or leave them. But Chez Ma Tante’s pancakes are exceptional: hot and fluffy little Frisbees of salty-sweet flavor and melting richness that could convert the staunchest flapjack skeptic ($11). The key is how they’re cooked: super-crisp around the edges

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