Food & Drink

DRINK: Bloody Burlesque in Bushwick

DRINK: Bloody Burlesque in Bushwick

One of the great things about New York is that you can go out pretty much all the time and never do the same thing twice.  And there are some interesting events to go to–every fetish, desire, or dream can be met.  Which brings me to something happening tonight in Bushwick: a Bloody Burlesque Show. [...]

August 29, 2014 Kayleigh Clark Food & Drink 0

NEWS: The Brunch Edition [Boston]

[Photo from Boston Magazine] A Big Poppa Brunch went down this weekend. (Boston Magazine) Beyonce Brunch is on its way, September 7th. (BostInno) Navigate your way to eight amazing Bloody Marys. (Eater Boston) New brunch service debuts in Downtown Boston. (Zagat) There’s still one more chance to enjoy a Julia Child brunch this month. (BostInno) [...]

August 29, 2014 Rebecca Joy Food & Drink 0

INTERVIEW: Talking Vegetarianism with Philly’s Dirty South Joe

[Photo by Carrie Epps] Club music DJ/producer Dirty South Joe has been tastemaking and killing dancefloors since time immemorial. After his set at this past weekend’s Trillectro Music Festival, I got the chance to talk to the Philadelphia resident and long-time vegetarian — 23 years! — on his favorite Philly restaurants, why he doesn’t eat animals, [...]

August 28, 2014 Carrie Epps Food & Drink 0

RECIPE: Disco Fries, All Grown Up

After all this time writing about food, I can’t believe I haven’t even touched upon my all-time favorite dish: the ultimate indulgent, most extra-special plate that ever existed… disco fries. The art of the disco fry is perfected only by shiny silver clad, extra tacky diners and it really only tastes its very best when [...]

August 27, 2014 Lea Faminiano Food & Drink 0

DRINK: The Perfect Summer Red Wine — Cabernet Franc

I don’t claim to know all that much about wine.  I know that my favorite white wine is Sauvignon Blanc and that I don’t particularly care for Chardonnay.  But when it comes to red, I’m even more of a novice.  Until this past winter, I didn’t drink red wine at all only because I assumed [...]

August 26, 2014 Kayleigh Clark Food & Drink 0

FOOD: Hot Dogs, Doughnuts & Coffee Chicago-Style

A quick trip to Chicago for a foodie always entails a stop by Giordano and Lou Malnati’s for some deep dish pizza.  Although most locals pointed me in several other directions I opted to skip pizza altogether and wait in an epic line on the weekend at the soon to be closing, Hot Doug’s.  Coming [...]

August 25, 2014 Powell Bernhardt Food & Drink 0

DRINK: Checking In with Owl’s Brew

The last time we caught up with the ladies of Owl’s Brew, business partners Jennie Ripps and Maria Littlefield were in the planning phase for a weekly summer happy hour in partnership with a BFB pop-up location. That plan came to fruition a few months later when they debuted the promotion that made New Yorkers do [...]

August 22, 2014 Brittany Temple Food & Drink 0

FOOD: Cozy Fall Spots I’m Looking Forward To [NYC]

My summer bucket list is coming along…this Friday I’ll be going to Central Park to watch “Rear Window” but what got me thinking this weekend was fall.  I spent this past weekend in Vermont, where my friends and I enjoyed one of the last BBQs of the season and also discovered that fall beers are hitting [...]

August 21, 2014 Kayleigh Clark Food & Drink 0

RECIPE: Blueberry Spinach Salad with Goat Cheese, Mint, & Almonds

It’s no surprise that my B12 levels were uber low after my annual physical, part of which I blame on the summer months.  Although this summer has been extremely mild in comparison to years past, I still prefer lighter meals to help me trek through the city without feeling weighed down.  My latest recipe is [...]

August 20, 2014 Powell Bernhardt Food & Drink 0

NEWS: Chowder Crawl, Dine Out Week, Anti-Shandies, and More [Boston]

[photo from The Boston Globe] A clam chowder crawl to cap off the season. (The Boston Globe) Dine Out Boston is back this week. Treat yo’self. (Dine Out Boston) Actually, make that “Dine Out” a “Brunch Out,” because what’s better than brunch? (BostInno) “Anti-shandies” for soaking up summer’s last rays. (Boston Magazine) Mother Juice gets [...]

August 19, 2014 Rebecca Joy Food & Drink 0

EVENT: Cheer on Top Chef’s Mike Isabella at Kapnos/G [DC]

Okay, fellow DC Top Chef fans, this one’s for you. On Aug. 20 — that’s tomorrow — Top Chef vet and DC restauranteur Mike Isabella is returning to TV with an appearance on the Bravo franchise’s new spin-off Top Chef Duels, where he’ll take on fellow reality TV cooking show recidivist (and his cousin — cue [...]

August 19, 2014 Carrie Epps Food & Drink 0

FOOD: Building Instant Nostalgia at Dolcezza Gelato [DC]

[Photos by Carrie Epps] I’ll admit — when I realized that the long-vacant Mid City Fish Market space on the corner of 14th & P St NW was going to become a branch of homegrown gelato chain Dolcezza, I was more than a little skeptical. After all, there’s another gelateria not a full block away. [...]

August 18, 2014 Carrie Epps Food & Drink 0