HELLS KITCHEN — Ample Hills is looking for some inspiration for a new flavor for its forthcoming stall at Gotham West. Here are the details:
FLAVOR CONTEST ALERT! @AmpleHills will be opening its first Manhattan store at @GWMarket in a few weeks and they want your ideas for a NEW SIGNATURE FLAVOR! They're looking for one that best conveys the essence of their new location—a tribute to Hell’s Kitchen, the Hudson River, The Intrepid, Gotham West Market's offerings, look, and feel, etc. The winning entrant will receive TWO FREE PINTS of the new flavor. Please submit your ideas below. Good luck!
DELIVERY WIRE — Greenpoint Fish & Lobster Co. is planning to launch an on-demand seafood delivery program this spring. Those who want in, can sign up for beta testing here. [EaterWire]
LOWER EAST SIDE — Fung Tu is celebrating the Chinese New Year from February 17 to March 5 with a few special dishes including scallop wontons in a celery mushroom broth and a Chinese "porchetta" made with pork knuckles that are braised in a sauce of soy, ginger, star anise, and chillies. [EaterWire]
EAST VILLAGE — Jimmy's No. 43 is holding a hot dog competition on February 15. Guests will try the Mexi-dog, the god morgen dog, and the hot Hanoi and vote for their favorite. Ultimately, one dog will declared king. Tickets are $22. [EaterWire]