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    Mini Review: Starbuck’s Signature Hot Chocolate, Salted Caramel

    Bearista Originally uploaded by winemedineme Even the avowed non-chain person likes Starbucks. I do. When I can, I go to Coffee Emporium or Sitwell’s, or any number of ...

    On October 3, 2008 / By
  • reviews 21

    Review: Taz, Mason

    My friend Dave IMd me the other night. “Have you tried Taz?” he asked. “Nope. Where is it?” “Mason,” he replied. “And it’s better than Mythos.” Mythos, as ...

    On September 30, 2008 / By
  • news 0

    News: Iron Horse Inn Reopened

    Looks like my buddy Drew wrote about the Iron Horse Inn reopening. Awesome! I can’t wait to try it out– I’ve heard their wine dinners used to be ...

    On September 29, 2008 / By
  • reviews 15

    Review: Trattoria Roma

    Note: this is for the previous Trattoria Location, in what is now the 21C hotel. A new review, for the new location, is forthcoming. Do you guys ever ...

    On September 26, 2008 / By
  • recipes 15

    Recipe: Simple Salsa

    SalsaOriginally uploaded by winemedinemeI seriously don’t know why I buy salsa in a jar anymore. It’s so darn easy to make it myself, particularly in tomato season (unfortunately, ...

    On September 25, 2008 / By
  • reviews 4

    Review: OK 218, Chinatown

    It’s taking me forever to get these New York posts out, but they’re so fun I just can’t not post them. I knew that when we ended up ...

    On September 24, 2008 / By
  • reviews 10

    Tweets about Quacks

    Terry and I visited Terry Lee at Outside on 12th street in Over the Rhine on Saturday. You see, both Terrys are from Alabama– within an hour or ...

    On September 23, 2008 / By
  • news 3

    News: Palace Sous Chef Opens (Another) Restaurant

    I know, I’ve been lacking content recently. To tide you over, I have a bit of gossip. A little bird named Kate tweeted me this: Former Palace sous ...

    On September 23, 2008 / By
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    Post-Blackout Wrap Up

    Day 57 / 365 – refrigeratorOriginally uploaded by JasonRogers and used under Creative Commons licensing. I got my power back on on Thursday, around 7:30. Today (Saturday) was ...

    On September 20, 2008 / By
  • reviews 3

    Mini-Review: Polo Grille

    tomato bisque, Polo Grille Originally uploaded by winemedineme I can’t call this a full review, because this meal had some special circumstances: 1. It was a vendor lunch. ...

    On September 17, 2008 / By