Andrea Pappas founder of BrunchCritic.com stopped by with her top 3 New Year's Day brunch spots.
1) Fantastic Pancakes - 44&XPancakes from 44 &X in Hell's Kitchen
2) If you didn't get enough drinks the night beforeDo-It-Yourself Bloody Mary Bars in NYC. The Growler in the Financial District and Saxon + Parole in the East Village.
3) Braised Short Rib Hash - PrimehouseAll guests receive a complimentary drink with brunch and this Gramercy steakhouse offers a great brunch in a sophisticated setting.
4) New Year's Day Drink (If you're hosting brunch)It's a new year, try a new drink and think beyond the mimosa. To spice up a traditional mimosa, Andrea recommends adding a touch of Solerno bloody orange liqueur.
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