- Magical chili oil from Hand-Pulled Noodle: "I couldn't stop sniffing it and plopping spoonfuls into my bowl, and if I could cuddle with it I'd probably do that too" [TGWAE]
- Matzoh ball soup from 2nd Avenue Deli: "Fluffy near the outer edge with a chewy, yellow center, on-point seasoning with just the right size and heft" [Always Hungry]
- Gnocchi from Hearth: "Beautiful little lumps that are so airy, they seem fake" [SENY Talk]
- AQ Kafe meatball debate: "All meatiness and flavor but not heavy or gristly like the Ikea" [Ramen and Friends]
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