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The Underground Gourmet Digest

Slightly random, completely subjective, 100 percent delicious—the best new things to eat and drink right now, ranked.
Hunan Slurp’s Skewed Beef.

1 Skewed Beef

HUNAN SLURP 112 First Ave. Meat on a stick times 50. Strips of marinated beef shank get toothpicked like cocktail onions, shallow-fried in oil, dry-fried with garlic and chiles, Salt-Bae’d with cumin, then served like a game of pickup sticks on a fancy platter. It’s the best thing to happen to toothpick food since the

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