5:26 pm on March 27, 2012 by Lee Frank Category: events, guactacular 3 Comments
Guactacular 2012

OMG. Spring has sprung. Birds are tweeting. Bees are buzzing. And avocados are preparing to be smashed. You are correct, Guactacular is back.

4:41 pm on October 19, 2011 by A Lovely Guest Category: nachos in the media No Comments
Dos Toros Guacs it Out

If you have eaten at one of Dos Toros’ three Manhattan locations, I am sure you don’t need any more reason to obsess over it. Introduced to New York by two San Fran transplants, Dos Toros is sort of like a cheaper, more authentically mexican Chipotle.

1:58 pm on August 24, 2011 by Jon Poritsky Category: Featured, nachos in the media No Comments
Burger King Puts Guacamole on a Burger

Burger King is yet another fast food chain trying to get in on the Guacamole hype. Check out the commercial for their newest creation, the California Whopper:

10:00 am on July 11, 2011 by Rachel Anderson Category: interview 2 Comments

Maybe you heard of him on Grub Street this past week or maybe you went to Quiz Rock with a Side of Guac at the Knitting Factory but Richard Sloven is taking New York City by storm, one order of guac at a time. With Gorilla Guac, Richard prepares guacamole made-to-order in various locations including the Guac Rock Boat Cruise on July 18th. Tickets are still available. So let’s peak into the mind of a west coast guacamole enthusiast, shall we?

12:31 pm on May 26, 2011 by Rachel Anderson Category: guactacular, recipes No Comments
Aviche: The Guacamole of the Sea (recipes)

Ellie Ratcliff, Lindsay Liu and Lauren Cooper were awarded the Judge’s Favorite at the 2011 Guactacular earlier this month for their guacamole, Aviche: The Guacamole of the Sea. The ladies were kind enough to share their winning recipe with us. Enjoy!

10:37 am on November 23, 2010 by Lee Frank Category: reviews 1 Comment
It Looks Like I Found My Favorite Chips

This Sunday, I found myself in Williamsburg and hunger pangs in my tummy. I remembered all the people who always asked me how if I had nachos at La Superior.

10:15 am on October 4, 2010 by Jon Poritsky Category: nachos in the media 1 Comment
Nachos in the Media: Dachsamole

I love dachshunds. I live with a dachshund. He has never gotten up and started singing about guacamole, which is why I am considering trading him in for Bounty’s new pitchman, featured in the following video.

8:46 am on July 23, 2010 by Shawn Parow Category: a queso the munchies 1 Comment
El Sabroso Guacachips (A Queso The Munchies)

It sure has been a guactasmic week, hasn’t it, NachosNY devotees, hangers on & such? Were you on the Guac Rock boat on Monday night, cruising around the harbor drinking beers, eating guac & listening to live, independent rock music? Oh man…I was and let me tell you, for the most part, you who joined me were an ATTRACTIVE group of guac lovers. I would’ve gladly made out with many of you.