Month: June 2010

On the Road at the Art Museum

On the Road at the Art Museum

Want to see Kate from Kate’s Random Musings, local actors, local celebrities (and me)  read from Jack Kerouac’s masterpiece, “On the Road”?  It’s happening at the Cincinnati Art Museum on Saturday, June 19, starting at 11 AM.  I’m starting the 2:00 hour, so come down! […]

Win tickets to Cincy Chic’s Red, Pink and Blue

Win tickets to Cincy Chic’s Red, Pink and Blue

It’s summertime, so the fun events are just piling up!  Red Pink and Blue, an annual event started last year by Cincy Chic, is coming up on June 25th.  It’s an evening of fun on the Kentucky Landing of the Purple People Bridge, which benefits […]

Anthony Bourdain WINNER!

Anthony Bourdain WINNER!

Thanks to Random.org, I just “pulled” the winner of the Anthony Bourdain tickets. The winner? And #37 was… Nathan! So, congratulations.  Your tickets will be available at Will Call.  Thanks everyone for participating, and look for another contest later today!

Taste of NFL, June 16, 2010

Taste of NFL, June 16, 2010

I think my favorite food event of the year is Taste of the NFL. First, it benefits a great charity, the Freestore FoodBank. Second, some of the best chefs in town come out for it, but they’re also joined by new chefs on the block– […]

Cocktail Hour: The Bourbon Slush
Reports of the Blue Wisp’s demise are greatly exaggerated.

Reports of the Blue Wisp’s demise are greatly exaggerated.

Apparently, the DJs on 96.5 were citing Havana Martini and Blue Wisp’s closing as a sign of Downtown Cincinnati’s demise. Havana was essentially killed by the smoking ban (which I support, but Havana had a killer filtration system that could have been exempted.  The martini […]

Bouchard’s on Main closed
Food Blogging on Marketplace

Food Blogging on Marketplace

It’s a little self-referential to blog about a story about food blogging, but this was interesting. A few thoughts: I agree with restaurateurs who think food bloggers can be disruptive.  Whenever I see a photo that’s obviously used flash or hear about folks who take so much […]

Win tickets to see Anthony Bourdain!

Win tickets to see Anthony Bourdain!

I’ve been provided with two tickets for you, my readers, for Anthony Bourdain’s June 27 appearance at the Aronoff Center. You want them? Here’s how you can get entries. 1. Comment here with a question you’d love to have Anthony answer. 2. Tweet about the […]

More about Funnel Fries

More about Funnel Fries

I chatted with Mo Egger today on the radio and there’s a full-blown Funnel Fry revolution. First, if you are tweeting about funnel fries, the official hashtag is #funnelfries. You can follow @GABPFunnelfries on Twitter. And no, it’s not me. This is sort of ridiculous, […]

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