Author: Julie Niesen

Non-Review: It’s Just Crepes

Non-Review: It’s Just Crepes

I would really, really love to review It’s Just Crepes. They just opened up on Court Street, and feature… crepes! Sounds like a great idea– both sweet and savory. However, word on the street is that the owners don’t believe that people actually come downtown […]

The Carnivore’s 100

The Carnivore’s 100

Inspired by The Omnivore’s 100, and Tiger and Strawberries’ The Vegetarian 100, I created my own Carnivore’s 100. Man, am I hungry now. 1. This list is in no particular order nor is it all encompassing. It is limited to land-based animals and are not […]

News: Cincinnati EATS

News: Cincinnati EATS

The fall edition of Cincinnati EATS will be held at Daveed’s on Tuesday, September 9. You can sign up online at cincinnatieats.com. Tickets are 37.30 apiece and benefit Cincinnati Cooks, a program of the Freestore/Foodbank that helps needy folks gain some skills that can help […]

News: Javier’s open for happy hour!

News: Javier’s open for happy hour!

Terry and I swam our way (it felt that humid, anyway) towards GABP for our second-last ball game last night, but we got a little sidetracked– I saw that Javier’s was open AND they had a happy hour! We were the first guests the bartender, […]

Mini Review: Thai Cafe

Mini Review: Thai Cafe

Ah, Clifton. My favorite neighborhood in the city (that isn’t downtown). Where else can you see an indie flick and then chow down on your favorite ethnic food? Within a few blocks, you can get pizza, Mediterranean, Indian (four or five times over), Thai, sushi– […]

Preview: Oceanaire’s First Wine Dinner

Preview: Oceanaire’s First Wine Dinner

Michelle and I got an invite to take a sneak peek at Oceanaire’s menu for their first wine dinner on Friday, September 12th. We got to sit down with Assistant Manager Andrew Cecil and, over a plate of some of their fabulous appetizers featured on […]

News: NuVo re-opens; where in the world is Chef Romy?
New York Breakfast– the Bread Factory

New York Breakfast– the Bread Factory

New York Breakfast– the Bread FactoryOriginally uploaded by winemedineme The bagel: a European invention perfected by New Yorkers. For me, there is nothing that says New York like an Everything bagel with cream cheese, coffee, and some newspapers. In college and grad school, a bagel […]

Review: Bouchon Bakery, NYC

Review: Bouchon Bakery, NYC

If you haven’t noticed, I like fancy restaurants. However, when Terry and I travel, we tend to do smaller, less-fancy places because I think you get a flavor of wherever you’re at a bit better than at fancier digs. We want to eat with the […]

Events: Lots of them

Events: Lots of them

I guess summer is officially over as there are a ton of events starting in September! First, check out a wine tasting hosted by EQ to benefit the Krystal Pepper Memorial Scholarship Fund. My good friend (and fellow blogger) Michelle has worked so hard to […]

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