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    Green Papaya Benefits Haiti on Sunday

    The Green Papaya in Hyde Park is donating 100% of their proceeds on Sunday to The American Red Cross to support disaster relief in Haiti. The owners are ...

    On January 21, 2010 / By
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    Re-Review: Lavomatic (Small Bites & Cocktails)

    Sigh. Terry and I didn’t want to travel far for dinner on Friday night.  We also had a gift certificate and thought we ought to use it.  To ...

    On January 21, 2010 / By
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    Best of Cincinnati!

    Wow! wine me, dine me is one of the initial nominees (based on the top vote-getters for last year) for City Beat’s Best of Cincinnati in the blog ...

    On January 20, 2010 / By
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    The Senate to open in early February

    Soapbox is reporting that The Senate, on Vine Street in Over-the-Rhine, will open in early February. This is great news– I know that they’ve struggled with some liquor ...

    On January 19, 2010 / By
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    Review: Mayberry

    Mayberry has been open for a while– and open for dinner since sometime in November.  Because I wasn’t in Cincinnati a single Friday or Saturday night in November, ...

    On January 19, 2010 / By
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    And we have a winner!

    I just closed comments on the Fully Loaded Tea post, and we have a winner via… #33! …which was a trackback. So I went again! #20! Susan ...

    On January 18, 2010 / By
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    Fully Loaded Teas (Enter to Win)

    I get lots of PR pitches, and accept very few.  I’ve got two more that you’ll see in the next couple of weeks– all revolving around food and ...

    On January 15, 2010 / By
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    Save OTR.

    A couple of disclosures: 1) I have lived in Over-the-Rhine for three years, and have spent the better part of a decade in and around OTR and downtown, ...

    On January 15, 2010 / By
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    Two years?

    Have I really been doing this for two years? I started wine me, dine me two years ago on January 3. As I was busy recovering from a ...

    On January 14, 2010 / By
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    Review: Melt Eclectic Deli

    Northside has such a great concentration of unique restaurants, and other fun things to do. Slim’s, Honey, Take the Cake, Sidewinders, Hideaway and Melt– to name a few! ...

    On January 14, 2010 / By