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    Review: Jalapenos

    This one will be sort of short, because only one thing really matters in it: Do you see that? You’re looking at the best damn margarita in Cincinnati. ...

    On May 14, 2008 / By
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    Chicago overturns foie gras ban

    In 2006, Chicago enacted a ban on foie gras because of cruelty to animals. Today, that ban was overturned. Thoughts on this? copyright 2008, winemedineme/Julie Niesen. All rights ...

    On May 14, 2008 / By
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    Review: Habanero

    I love Habanero. I spent my formative years– both high school and college– in the Clifton area, and Habanero hasn’t been there the entire time, but it feels ...

    On May 14, 2008 / By
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    Best of Taste

    2008 “Best of Taste” Awards AppetizerBest of Taste: Burbank’s Real Barbeque – Southern Smoked Chicken TendersAward of Excellence: Buffalo Southwest Express – Wings & Egg RollsAward of Merit: ...

    On May 13, 2008 / By
  • reviews 4

    Review: Via Vite

    The theme for this week seems to be “Restaurants where we’ve had small meals at but really want to write up right.” Or maybe we just wanted lots ...

    On May 13, 2008 / By
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    Tagged by Jackie Danicki

    What’s your favourite table? Oh, goodness. This is hard. I love the hustle and bustle of Katz’s in NYC; I love this one particular bistro around the corner ...

    On May 12, 2008 / By
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    Review: Sake Bomb

    Terry has been doing a show, so it’s been difficult to find time to spend together, much less time to go out and eat. When we realized that ...

    On May 11, 2008 / By
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    Review: Chalk

    We’ve all heard mixed reviews about Chalk: spotty service, mediocre food. However, in the interest of my readers, I had to try it out myself. My mom wanted ...

    On May 11, 2008 / By
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    Mini Review: Yagoot

    On Saturday, our only free day, Terry and I decided to wander around Rookwood: Sur la Table, Bed, Bath and Beyond, Joseph Beth, Dog About Town (though neither ...

    On May 11, 2008 / By
  • recipes 8

    I will post reviews later, but for now, links!

    I’m a real fan of Orville Redenbacher’s Naturals popcorn, particularly the individual serving bags that I grab from costco (with no funny chemicals, thank goodness). However, I don’t ...

    On May 6, 2008 / By