Mike Kinsella Listens to Vampire Weekend: "Was this on 'The O.C.'?"
Ahead of the release of American Football (LP3), the Owen, and Cap’n Jazz veteran listens to Vampire Weekend’s 2008 debut for the first time.
Easy Tiramisu Recipe
A perfectly sweet (and slightly boozy) end to any meal.
Fabian Von Hauske
How to Order the Best Wine, According to Night+Market's Kris and Sarah Yenbamroong
Pro tips from the Los Angeles-based duo, plus the 16 wines you should be drinking right now.
Classic Video Games 'Contra' and 'Castlevania' Get a Design Facelift
The iconic 80s games get brand new poster art and soundtrack LPs.
chinese food week
Jeremiah Stone Puts Butter in His Congee and He Thinks You Should Too
"Any time anyone asks me to make something Chinese, I do this. It’s original, but it feels very traditional. I don’t work in a Chinese restaurant, but I can make Chinese food."
Playing the NES Classic with My Inner Child, Part 2
Wherein I discuss the relative merits of classic beat-em-up moves and Eggplant Wizards.
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B.YHZZ Debuts on Infinite Machine with Gut-Wrenching EP, 'Contra'
Stream 'Contra' before it's out tomorrow.
Dress Your Savory Tart in Flowers and Fat
There are endless possibilities when it comes to pie. But don't limit yourself to sweets—whip up this ricotta-filled savory tart with a pork-fat crust and a topping of fresh herbs and flowers.
NEW YORK CITY
Chef's Night Out: Contra
In this installment of Chef's Night Out, we head out with Jeremiah Stone and Fabian von Hauske, the chef-owners of Contra and Wildair—two of the hottest restaurants in Manhattan's Lower East Side—for pizza, foie gras, tartare, and something called...
Fabian Von Hauske and Jeremiah Stone
VICE vs Video games
25 Super Nintendo Games You Should Play Today
Nintendo's 16bit machine is 25 years old, so here's 25 games from the 1990s that you can put on today and forget about frame rate debates for an hour or two.
Dirty Work: Making the Most of Fresh Herbs with Jeremiah Stone and Fabian von Hauske of Contra
When life gives you sorrel, turnips, and flowers—or gives them to the co-owners of Contra, in this case—some pretty amazing, delicious things can happen.
Matcha-Dusted Turnip and Sorrel Salad with Brown Butter
Buttery turnips rest on a bed of salsa verde and get topped with turnip greens, sorrel, and dusted with matcha and seaweed powder for a creamy, umami salad.