Chinatown is a food shopper's paradise. We go into the stores, so you can view the many delicacies, take in the tantalizing aromas, and taste their specialties.
Learn how to eat salt and pepper shrimp
Let a curry beef pie and egg custard tart melt in your mouth
Taste lychee, longan, rambutan, or durian, when available
Munch on beef and pork Jerky
Eat a pork and Chinese chive dumpling
Nibble on dried and preserved snacks
Join the texture debate eating a rice cake
FOOD SAMPLES MAY CONTAIN SHELLFISH, WHEAT, BEEF, EGGS, PORK, SOY, MSG, OR PEANUTS.
Savor local flavors and chat with shop owners on this fun-filled tour through the Lower East Side, Chinatown, and Little Italy.
Enjoy a hand-made baked muffin
Discover an American farmstead cheese
Learn about bialy baking*
Pucker up for pickles*
Bite into a steamed BBQ pork bun and a black bean bun
Savor an Italian cow's milk cheese
Delight in fresh mozzarella and a prosciutto ricotta ball
Save room for a mini cannoli
*On Saturdays, Kosher shops/samples are replaced. Instead...
Nosh on a middle-eastern sweet, halvah
Sample a pork and Chinese chive dumpling
FOOD SAMPLES MAY CONTAIN WHEAT, DAIRY, EGGS, PORK, SOY, MSG, TREE NUTS, OR PEANUTS.
Travel through time to the Jewish Lower
East Side of yesteryear, tasting traditional foods, learning about
Kosher food practices, and discovering the history of the area.
Kibitz while having a knish
Savor smoked or pickled fish
Nosh on halvah, a sesame seed confection
Nibble on matzo hot out of the oven, when in production
Discover the difference between a bialy and a bagel
Participate in a pickle tasting
Samples are Kosher-style and parve.
FOOD SAMPLES MAY CONTAIN WHEAT, EGGS, TREE NUTS, OR PEANUTS.
ALL ITINERARIES AND FOOD SAMPLES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.