07/19/14 9:00am
Dean Eichom behind the counter of Nice Buns Slamming Sliders parked at The Lenz Winery in Peconic.

Dean Eichorn behind the counter of Nice Buns Slammin’ Sliders parked at The Lenz Winery in Peconic.

When Dean Eichorn graduated from The Culinary Institute of America, any of his chef colleagues would scoff at the idea of manning the deep fryers inside an aluminum trailer and slinging frankfurters.

But oh how things have changed since 1972.

“We do serve hot dogs, but it’s not the main product,” said Eichorn from behind the counter of his new food truck, Nice Buns Slammin’ Sliders. “We have truffle French fries.” (more…)