"There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.” -Henry James
Indeed, there is something so deeply relaxing and enjoyable about the ritual of afternoon tea. That one hour in the middle of the day where you … Continue Reading ››
Chinese New Year has fascinated me for years. All this time, I have wistfully wondered what it would be like to visit China at this time of the year. I bet the atmosphere must be charged with excitement. I can imagine lots of lights, decorations… and the color … Continue Reading ››
My family went for a glorious trip to California last week. It was a trip to celebrate some major milestones in our lives and an excuse to enjoy each other’s company.
And, you know what that means, right? Just think - 7 days, means 3 meals a … Continue Reading ››
TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN. What a year! Amazing meals shared with friends & family, acquiring hard to get dinner reservations, tasting menus, food-crawls, food-festivals, food trucks, and food-centric travels…
To wrap up this flavor-packed year, I thought I’d share some of my top choices. These lists … Continue Reading ››
I eat out a lot. Ha! Obviously!
After over 5 years of food-blogging, I have had the privilege of trying a wide spectrum of dining establishments near and far. Most restaurants I have tried, tend to have a few hits and a few misses on the menu. In … Continue Reading ››
Ever since I tried Korean cuisine a few years back in New York, at Hanjan (Flatiron) and Kunjip (Koreatown), I have been intrigued by its familiar yet unique flavors. Kunjip was a fun place to try Korean BBQ where they literally bring a small electric grill … Continue Reading ››
If you are a regular patron of the New Haven food scene you may have already heard of a new restaurant called Junzi Kitchen. If you haven’t, and before you dismiss it as yet another Chinese restaurant, I urge you to read on.
Junzi Kitchen … Continue Reading ››
No! It’s not a dream. If anything, it’s a dream come true. The Halal Guys team is expanding worldwide, and may be coming to a location near you. As for me, I am simply ecstatic that they have opened up for business in New Haven, … Continue Reading ››
Blanca, according to the Urban Dictionary: is “usually a stylish sexy girl who always knows how to have fun”.
After spending 2.5 hours at the highly coveted, secretly tucked away, Blanca restaurant in Brooklyn, I couldn’t agree more! With 20-some courses of utterly sensuous and sexy food … Continue Reading ››
Who doesn’t love desserts?!
Me? I am one of those people who would rather start a multi-course meal with the dessert course first. That way I won’t have any regrets when I look at a tempting sweet treat in front of me, with an overstuffed belly. And … Continue Reading ››