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The Man With Mad EGGZ Skilz!

Magician Matt!  The sorcerer who, from his teeny-tiny kitchen inside a food truck, turns the everyday ordinary ingredient, named egg, into many creative and finger-licking dishes. 

You may know Matt Stanzack from his very popular restaurant Stanziato’s in Danbury.  A couple of years ago … Continue Reading ››

A Little Bit Or A Lot?!

Ever since it started showing up at the Westport Farmers’ Market, I am slowly but surely getting addicted to the “Nit Noi” lifestyle!   

I go to the market every Thursday.  I eat some Boxcar Cantina tamales for lunch as I sip … Continue Reading ››

HOORAY For The New Season Of Westport Farmers’ Market

The date was on my calendar for weeks!  On May 18th 2017, Westport Farmers’ Market launched its new season.  And just like opening day each year, the market was packed with notable farmers, food and drink vendors, chefs, foodies, media…. and me!   🙂  I wouldn’t … Continue Reading ››

Old Is Still Gold!

The weather is warming up and I am looking forward to summer!  To me, summer is all about warm sun, cool beaches, chilled drinks, BBQ meats and seafood…. LOTS of seafood!  Ah!  Is there anything better than a hot buttered lobster roll?  For many summers past, I … Continue Reading ››

A Party In The Mouth – Vietnamese Style!

Hot, warm, cool, crisp, tender, crunchy, soft, spicy, sweet, sour, salty…   Mmmmm!  It’s not everyday that all these textures, flavors and temperatures come together in one bite, and every subsequent bite, to create a fabulous party in the mouth.  A Vietnamese banh mi is a perfect example … Continue Reading ››

Perfect Saturday Morning

It was a beautiful spring morning.  I was dressed and out of the house by 9:15 am.  Time was of the essence.  So, I took the short and scenic drive to my destination.  Opened the door and walked in to analyze the situation. 

Silence … Continue Reading ››

Delicious Food & Genuine Warmth @ Present Company

Connecticut is blessed with tons of gems in the form of farms offering nature’s rich bounty and the many talented chefs who skillfully celebrate those bountiful ingredients in their cooking.  I am sure you can imagine how much pleasure it gives me when I tell the world (through my blog) … Continue Reading ››

Seventh Annual Greenwich Wine+Food Festival!

Well!  It’s official!  The dates for Connecticut’s most anticipated and my most favorite foodie festival have been announced!

I have watched this festival get bigger, better, classier and tastier 🙂 over the years.   And if last 6 years are anything to go by, this … Continue Reading ››

Connecticut’s Culinary Scene Has A New (Indian) Gem

I am originally from India so I am always game for some Indian food.  Sadly, Connecticut doesn’t have that many Indian restaurants.  Of the ones I have tried thus far, I find myself recommending the same 2-3 places to everyone who asks.  For a proper sit-down experience, I … Continue Reading ››

For The Love Of Afternoon Tea!

"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 ››