Where New York's culinary scene goes, the rest of the country follows, and the city has spawned trends ranging from haute peasant food to large-format feasts. There are so many new ideas that it's hard to separate the gimmicks (dining in the dark, anyone?) from the flavors and techniques that are sure to catch on. We scoured the city's dining scene and found 10 drinks and dishes that represent trends that will surely be sticking around. Click through the slideshow to see these up-to-the-minute bites, and check out NYC's eight trendiest restaurants here.