Food & Drink

NEWS: Secret Cheap Lobster, Brooklyn Pour, Vendy Finalists, and more

by Lea Faminiano

[Photo from ABC News]

Give the people what they want: America’s beer lovers petition to get the secret recipe for the White House’s home-brewed beer.  (ABC News)

Stop shelling out $16 for a lobster roll – head to South Brooklyn’s TJ King’s and DIY with live lobsters and fresh baked rolls.  (L Magazine)

Brooklyn Pour announces 40 of the 100+ craft brewers at their upcoming festival.  That’s a lot of beer! (Village Voice)

Brace your stomachs:  Filipino restaurant Maharlika holds a balut-eating contest, and someone ate 18 fertilized duck eggs in five minutes. (ABS-CBN News)

The NYC Vendy Awards finalists have been chosen – take a look, check them out, and see what you think! (Street Vendor)