Julie Niesen

November 17, 2011

Beaujolais Celebration Tonight

Beaujolais is traditionally released on the third Thursday in November (just in time for Thanksgiving, which is great as Beaujolais does pair well with turkey).  In […]
November 17, 2011

Recipe: Brussels Sprouts

I hated brussels sprouts as a kid.  My dad, who is one of the pickiest eaters I know, loves them.  This makes zero sense to me. […]
November 16, 2011

Cocktail Hour: The (Old) Old Fashioned

I’m a bit behind. Last week was Old Fashioned week, and I drank one in honor (the things I do for the blog…) but never posted […]
November 14, 2011

Junior League Tour of Kitchens

The Junior League’s Tour of Kitchens was great!  Well, at least my part was.  Unfortunately, I didn’t get to see any of the homes but one– […]
November 13, 2011

Jerusalem Cafe Explodes

Breaking news– several people on Twitter are reporting that Jerusalem Cafe, located on McMillan in Clifton Heights, has exploded. According to reports, no one was inside […]
November 9, 2011

Metromix Dining Issue: Food Trucks, Tents and Trailers

(Originally appeared in the print version of Metromix) In cities across the country, from New York (where there’s a food truck seemingly every block) to Nashville, […]