August 9, 2013

Liberte Yogurt at Orchids at the Palm Court

I get a lot of pitches for things people would like me to write about on wine me, dine me. Some things make sense (which is […]
August 7, 2013

Happy Hour: Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Yes, I avoid chains, for the most part.  I do love a Chipotle lunch (especially if I’m on the road– I know the caloric count of […]
August 5, 2013

Local Creates Cocktail in 101 Best New Cocktails

Lindsay Laubenstein, formerly of Emilia Enoteca (and currently at Igby’s) was recently published in Gaz Regan’s 101 Best New Cocktails, 2013. Her cocktail, created for Emilia […]
July 31, 2013

Ode to the Milkman

(Guest post by The Better Half) “Hey, Bob, your son sort of looks like the milkman.” Ever slow on the uptake, I was well into adulthood […]
July 30, 2013

Giveaway: Kevin Zraly Gifts

I love Kevin Zraly. Via his book Windows on the World Complete Wine Course , I’ve learned a ton about wine and maybe– just maybe!– will start looking […]
July 24, 2013

Review: Quan Hapa

I have complained for years about the lack of good Asian food downtown. I guess someone listened, considering Quan Hapa and Kaze opened within weeks of […]