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Classic Sidecar

  Ingredients 1 1/2 ounces VSOP Cognac Chilled 1/2 ounce Grand Marnier 1/2 ounce fresh lemon juice Optional sugar rim Preparation Rim your glass with sugar Fill a cocktail shaker […]

Mangoes, Hot Sauce and Sea Salt Oh My!

  Here is another delicious discovery. While in Union Square I literally stumbled upon a little lady selling mangoes on a cart with hot sauce and sea salt. After apologizing, […]

Get Your Fanny to Franny’s @ Franny’s

This place is pretty amazing. They have a strong commitment to sustainable agruculture because they serve locally grown foods and they serve them in the seasons during which they are […]

Davina’s White Sangria

Ingredients: 2 Peaches 1 Green Apple 1 Small Carton of Raspberries 1 SmallCarton of Blackberries One Bottle of Dry White Wine (Chardonnay, Dry Riesling, etc.) 1/4 Cup of Apple Liqueur […]

Easy Guacamole

Ingredients 3 Hass avocados, cut into 1/2 inch dice 1 plum tomato, seeded and finely diced 1/4 cup finely diced onion 2 tablespoons minced cilantro 1 serrano chile, seeded and […]

Flying High @ Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse

The 22 ounce prime bone-in ribeye was kind of a big deal and may have changed my life. For those of you who don’t know, of all the beef produced […]

Tapped out of the Tap Room @ Colicchio & Sons

  Maybe all the hype had my expectations really high. Or maybe it takes a tornado to blow my skirt up. We ate in the tap room which is a […]

Thai Me Up @ Joya

Delicious cheap eats! The average price is about eight bucks a dish and they are not shy with portion sizes. The steamed vegetable dumplings were amazing and the pineapple pork […]

Dessert for Dinner? Hell Yes! @ The Chocolate Room

  This cozy spot is a modern day chocolate factory minus Willy Wonka and you will leave feeling like an oompa loompa.  From chocolate stout floats to one of the most […]

Spicy Chicken and Sweet Potato Hash at Mesa Grill

Which came first; the chicken or the egg? Who really cares when, at Mesa Grill, you can eat them both at the same time. Oh, Bobby, only you would have […]

Triscuit Gives Away Herbs In Madison Square Park

Ever have chives shoved in your face while walking down the street? Yea, me neither, but today I was handed a small pot with a kit for growing chives inside. […]

Bunch of Brunch @ Superfine in Dumbo

This cozy local spot is worth a trip to Dumbo for its orange felted pool table and sunken bar alone.  Sunday bluegrass brunch is my favorite day to go, not […]