Indo Java, an Indonesian market in the Elmhurst neighborhood of Queens, seems like an unassuming shop to passersby. But the smells coming from the tiny makeshift kitchen lure people inside to taste the flavors of Indonesian cuisine. Elvi and Viviane, both immigrants from Indonesia, run the convenience store-turned-restaurant. Elvi manages […]

If you’re wondering what the meat lover’s version of a cinnamon roll is, this is it: Farideh’s mortadella, salami, and ricotta filled morning buns. This savory, cheese-filled breakfast treat comes together by making an enriched dough, a cheese mixture made with ricotta, mozzarella, and parmesan, and layers of thinly sliced […]

Chef Kia Damon’s leftover-inspired dish keeps on giving, thanks to a reusable pickling brine. Subscribe to Munchies here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-MUNCHIES All Munchies videos release a full week early on our site: https://video.vice.com/en_us/channel/munchies Hungry? Sign up here for the MUNCHIES Recipes newsletter. https://www.vice.com/en_us/page/sign-up-for-munchies-recipes-newsletter Check out http://munchies.tv for more! Follow Munchies here: Facebook: […]

Jonnyshipes, founder of hip-hop label Cinematic Music Group and The Smoker’s Club, learns how to make another one of his favorite dishes from Drunk Eats NYC: the pasta limone from NYC’s famous Lil Frankie’s. Now, he has to make the dish from scratch, including the pasta dough, with no recipe […]

Luis Herrera of Casa Ora in Brooklyn, NY makes Reina Pepiada arepas, a hand-held, pre-Hispanic dish fit for a queen. The Reina Pepiada arepa, created in the 1950s in Venezuela, is one of the most popular varieties, stuffed with creamy chicken salad and avocado slices. Luis’ recipe covers the making […]

Chef Adrienne Cheatham upcycles some sorry-looking salmon, herbs, and potatoes into a mouth-watering meal and snack. Subscribe to Munchies here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-MUNCHIES All Munchies videos release a full week early on our site: https://video.vice.com/en_us/channel/munchies Hungry? Sign up here for the MUNCHIES Recipes newsletter. https://www.vice.com/en_us/page/sign-up-for-munchies-recipes-newsletter Check out http://munchies.tv for more! Follow Munchies […]

Meet the family behind Lagman House, the only restaurant in America serving Dungan cuisine. During the times of the Silk Road, some Hui Chinese women married Arab Muslim silk traders. The offspring of this pairing created the Dungan people. After facing societal oppression in China, the Dungans immigrated to central […]

New Orleans restaurant McHardy’s Chicken & Fixin’ isn’t letting social distancing stop them from serving their signature fried chicken, chicken wings, and other Southern classics. Instead, Rahman, with his daughter and mother, have engineered creative ways to keep their customers fed, like building a pulley system that carries food from […]