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Las Vegas: Culinary “hot spot” in the desert

Las Vegas: Culinary “hot spot” in the desert

Forget the gambling, say guest posters John and Sandra Nowlan. Las Vegas is a culinary hot spot!

June 19, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Lunch at White Gold Butchers: High hopes dashed

Lunch at White Gold Butchers: High hopes dashed

For several reasons, we had high hopes for our lunch at White Gold Butchers, which opened last November on Manhattan’s Upper West Side (UWS).

May 31, 2017 | By | 8 Replies More
Creating food memories in Bologna

Creating food memories in Bologna

Any traveler who is passionate about good food, will want to visit Bologna.

January 22, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Los Cabos: Where farm-to-table is authentic

Los Cabos: Where farm-to-table is authentic

The term farm-to-table has become so popular that it’s often overused—and misused.

January 14, 2017 | By | Reply More
Return to Gotham: A great fixed price lunch at Gotham Bar and Grill

Return to Gotham: A great fixed price lunch at Gotham Bar and Grill

Each time we return to Gotham Bar and Grill, we’re captivated by the consistent perfection of the culinary experience.

December 18, 2016 | By | 15 Replies More
Tantalizing Tastes of Texas: Fort Worth and Dallas

Tantalizing Tastes of Texas: Fort Worth and Dallas

Contributing writers John and Sandra Nowlan experience the tastes of Texas on a food trail expanding from Forth Worth to Dallas.

December 15, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Oh, what a night! Celebrating the bounty of Emilia Romagna

Oh, what a night! Celebrating the bounty of Emilia Romagna

The best road trip we ever took was on the Via Emilia, stopping at each of the wonderful cities along the old Roman road that traverses the nine provinces of Emilia Romagna.

November 23, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Dining at Hakata Tonton: The next best thing to visiting Mount Fuji

Dining at Hakata Tonton: The next best thing to visiting Mount Fuji

Except for an inconspicuous red lantern hanging outside, Hakata Tonton is well hidden in an old brick tenement on a mostly-residential street in Greenwich Village.

November 18, 2016 | By | 21 Replies More
Tasting Zonin Prosecco on a virtual trip to Veneto

Tasting Zonin Prosecco on a virtual trip to Veneto

A Zonin Prosecco tasting at home gave us the chance to sip and savor a bit of Italy.

November 2, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Le Coucou: Serious French food in NYC that doesn’t take itself too seriously

Le Coucou: Serious French food in NYC that doesn’t take itself too seriously

As Seekenders on a city staycation, we decided to check out the buzz about a recently opened French restaurant, Le Coucou.

October 27, 2016 | By | 18 Replies More
Cooking grilled Portuguese chouriço at home

Cooking grilled Portuguese chouriço at home

A tale of a failed home-cooking experiment with Portuguese chouriço (sausage).

October 12, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Taste Porto Food Tours: Savoring a magnificent city in small bites

Taste Porto Food Tours: Savoring a magnificent city in small bites

We met Luis, our guide with Taste Porto Food Tours, on a sunny street corner close to the central market, Mercearia Do Bolhao

October 5, 2016 | By | 30 Replies More
Purdy’s Farmer and the Fish: Fresh and local

Purdy’s Farmer and the Fish: Fresh and local

Purdy’s Farmer and the Fish in North Salem, NY, offers an unbeatable mix of fresh and local ingredients, and old and new.

September 5, 2016 | By | 13 Replies More
Evangeline: French bistro with Creole soul in Calistoga

Evangeline: French bistro with Creole soul in Calistoga

If I have one regret about my recent visit to Evangeline it’s that I didn’t eat more…

September 2, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Wines and Spirits: Catch the spirit in Los Cabos

Wines and Spirits: Catch the spirit in Los Cabos

On enjoying the wines and spirits of Los Cabos…

July 22, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Bastille Day: Everyone can eat like they’re French

Bastille Day: Everyone can eat like they’re French

Bastille Day falls on Thursday, July 14th this year, a day when everyone feels a little French.

July 7, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Dark ‘n Stormy: National drink of Bermuda

Dark ‘n Stormy: National drink of Bermuda

The national drink of Bermuda is not only delicious, it’s trademarked!

July 4, 2016 | By | 23 Replies More
Certified Angus Beef: Making converts one bite at a time

Certified Angus Beef: Making converts one bite at a time

We recently spent a few days in Charleston, South Carolina as guests of Certified Angus Beef® learning about purchasing and cooking beef from ranchers, nutritionists, chefs and restaurateurs

May 3, 2016 | By | 4 Replies More
Oyster House on Market: Casual dining in Charleston

Oyster House on Market: Casual dining in Charleston

Oyster House on Market is a good choice for a savory meal or snack in Charleston’s downtown historic district.

May 1, 2016 | By | 2 Replies More
Celebrating at Homestead Inn

Celebrating at Homestead Inn

Homestead Inn in Greenwich, Connecticut is a great destination for foodies with any excuse to celebrate.

April 16, 2016 | By | 20 Replies More
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