Month: February 2009

Cincinnati Magazine’s Top Ten Restaurants

Cincinnati Magazine’s Top Ten Restaurants

Oh, boy, do I have issue with this list. Thanks to @ChasingPolly for so kindly typing this out in 140 characters or less. 1.Orchids 2.Nicola’s 3.Boca 4.Via Vite 5.Daveed’s 6.Nectar 7.Cumin 8.Slims 9.Hugo 10.Riverside Korean Let’s compare to last year, shall we? New to the […]

Montgomery Inn’s anniversary– and cheap ribs!

Montgomery Inn’s anniversary– and cheap ribs!

(Grr, instead of editing I deleted.  Sorry about that!) OK, so it’s not really barbecue, but they’re tasty in their own way. I explain to non-Cincinnatians that Montgomery Inn ribs aren’t barbecue. They’re not smoky. They’re boiled, then grilled, then sauced. Who cares, they’re still […]

Guest Post: Kingcake, NOLA style

Guest Post: Kingcake, NOLA style

George “Loki’ Williams is a new friend I met on Twitter, who hails from New Orleans. He’s an award-winning blogger, including the 2008 Wey Award for his posting on Hurricane Katrina, Katrina: An UnNatural Disaster, and he continues to be a major voice in New […]

Recipe:  Boeuf Bourguignon, a la Anthony Bourdain
Review: Quaker True Delights

Review: Quaker True Delights

Foodbuzz sent me some more samples– this time?  Quaker Oats True Delights.  Now, I’m not usually one to review prepackaged food, but I’m a huge fan of granola bars.  They’re a quick breakfast for me when I’m running out the door, or a decently good-for-me […]

Review: Pasquale’s

Review: Pasquale’s

My friend Thurman says that the best thing about doing a show at the Monmouth is Pasquale’s.  I’d say it’s Pasquale’s, La Mexicana and Dixie Chili– who all have to be making a mint off of the cast of Hamlet, who all inevitably get hungry, […]

Recipe: Bacon-Blue Cheese Dip
Review: Noodles and Co.
Change to Kentucky Wine and Beer taxes

Change to Kentucky Wine and Beer taxes

Check out Michelle’s blog for some commentary (better than I could, really) about Kentucky’s proposed change to wine and beer taxes. Seriously, when are we going to realize that Prohibition was 75 years ago? Ohio’s byzantine alcohol laws aren’t much better– high taxes on alcoholic […]

Reviews Revisited: Bootsy’s, Pit to Plate, Lavomatic
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