NYCís First Citywide Edible NFT Food Hunt Kicks Off Friday (June 17-26)

NYCís First Citywide Edible NFT Food Hunt Kicks Off Friday (June 17-26)
Food Specials
Jun 01, 2022
 to Jun 26, 2022 Official Site

In celebration of next week’s NFT.NYC 2022 (and thousands of visitors expected for it), food hunting mobile app, 8it, will launchNYC’s first citywide “eat to earn” Edible NFT Food Hunt—a gamified eating experience that lets players earn unique NFTs & prizes as they eat their way through the best of NYC’s food scene. 

From Fri. June 17th- Sun. June 26th, 8it’s Edible NFT Food Hunt Menu will take players on a foodie adventure featuring limited-time bites and off-menu specials from a curated roster of 50+ restaurants and hidden gems across the five boroughs including Pig Beach BBQ (Queens & Brooklyn); Mono Mono (East Village);Dickson’s (Meatpacking District); Greenberg's Bagels (Bed Stuy); Aces Pizza (Williamsburg); NY Dosas (Washington Square Park); Frank Restaurant (East Village); and more.

The Edible NFT Food Huntwill also feature exclusive chef collabs and limited-dishin’ drops thatfetch higher points and will drop at various times throughout the week.

Limited-Dishin’ Drops:

Madame Vo x The Hundreds - Lobster Bomb - Ben Hundreds, Co-Founder of The Hundreds streetwear brand & host of Tastemade’s ‘Big Appetite’, teamed up with Madame Vo’s Jimmy Ly a.k.a. The Hungry Hypebeast to release an off-menu 3-lb. Lobster Bomb for four. (Available June 17-25 only. Madame Vo, 212 E. 10th St. )  

The Doughnut Project x Off Limits Cereal - Strawberry Cereal Doughnut -  The Doughnut Project founder Leslie Polizzotto teamed up with Off Limits Cereal founder Emily Miller to create a limited-dishin’ Strawberry Cereal Doughnut with strawberry cereal-steeped glaze, Spark dust, yellow and blue stripes.  (Available June 22-26 only. The Doughnut Project, 10 Morton St. ) 

Chef Raph Khurtosky x Koshadillz x Grillo’s Pickles - Potato Chip-Crusted Fried Pickle- Michelin-trained chef turned pop-up savant Raph Khurtosky teamed up with Koshadillz, the pervasive NYC street rapper behind "The 10 Bagel Commandments", and Grillo’s Pickles to drop this drip.  (Available June 24 only. Cellar Dog, 75 Christopher St..)  

Sh*t You Should Eat x Whitman’s - Truffle French Onion Burger - A juicy short rib beef blend burger topped with gruyere and truffle aioli, caramelized onions, potato crisps, lettuce, and tomato served on a toasted sesame bun.(Available June 17-26 only. Whitman’s, 406 E. 9th St.)   

Players collect a unique Edible NFT for each official dish they eat and claim for prize-earning points via the 8it app.  Prizes range from one-of-a-kind foodie experiences (ex: a private Omakaseed dinner for four) to limited-edition merch from The Hundreds, the just-released Pig Beach BBQ Cookbook—and a whole lot more.


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