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    Cincy Chic: Plating Up Luxury

    Here’s my latest food-related article for Cincy Chic on the great splurging and saving options with the Jean-Robert Restaurant Group. All I have to say is that I ...

    On December 9, 2008 / By
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    Review: Izzy’s

    Izzy’s Originally uploaded by winemedineme Since it’s the holidays, which is a sentimental time for most of us (what do people want more around the holidays than comfort ...

    On December 9, 2008 / By
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    News: Seny closed (!), Mokka moves

    The sign on the outside of Seny says that they’re closed for the time being for “reinvention”.  Apparently, they want things to be higher-end?  Are tapas and molecular ...

    On December 8, 2008 / By
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    Recipe: Olive-Eggplant Spread

    Our friend Drew had a “High End” party this past weekend. The concept: everyone brings a “high end” appetizer. No cocktail sausages in barbecue sauce, no Velveeta-based queso ...

    On December 8, 2008 / By
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    Shameless Plug: It’s A Wonderful Life: The Radio Show

    Falcon’s new Christmas show, It’s A Wonderful Life, opens tonight at the Monmouth Theater in Newport.  The entire concept is the 40s– from the moment you step in ...

    On December 5, 2008 / By
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    Relish, revisited

    My friend Rose and I had lunch (to talk about her doing a blog, yay!) at Relish this afternoon.  A few things have changed since my last visit, ...

    On December 4, 2008 / By
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    Review: Arthur’s

    Burgers.  Terry likes them almost as much as steak.  Or sometimes more than steak, depending on his mood.  For example, he said last night that the first thing ...

    On December 3, 2008 / By
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    wine me, dine me in Soapbox!

    A warm welcome to people who found me via the article in this week’s Soapbox Cincinnati article on shopping and eating locally.  Dining and shopping locally is a ...

    On December 2, 2008 / By
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    Foodbuzz 24, 24, 24: An Orphan’s Thanksgiving

    My friends are my family. I don’t have a lot of family; neither does Terry.  His is in Alabama; mine is here, but we’re not close.  Since Thanksgiving ...

    On November 30, 2008 / By
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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Big things happening here at Chez wine me, dine me.  Terry and I are preparing for a big meal involving a lot of people you just might know– ...

    On November 27, 2008 / By