Category Archives: Wine

Eleven Madison Park | New York, NY

My brother has been a chef at Eleven Madison Park for about a year now. When my family realized he had to work on Thanksgiving we decided it was finally time to pay him a visit. We waited until he … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebrations at Puritan & Company | Will Gilson

A couple weeks ago I celebrated my 26th birthday with a few lady friends at Will Gilson’s new restaurant, Puritan & Company. Its arrival in Inman Square earlier in December has been long awaited for months now, and let’s just say the … Continue reading

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Scenes from Truffle Cooking Class at Rialto

Even though Jacki’s new job allows her less free time to hang out with me and go out to eat, it does give me the opportunity to attend cool events she is involved in, or organizing. Like one of Jody … Continue reading

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Sweet Basil | Italian Eats out of Needham, MA

I’ve been going through a HUGE “firsts” phase lately in combination with a ton of new changes that came on this fall. New job, new apartment, new projects, and a handful of new friends. It’s exciting and overwhelming and exhilarating … Continue reading

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Caroline’s Fine Dining | Jericho, Vermont

Meesh and I recently made our first trip out to Jericho, Vermont. Funny, we never thought we’d be spending a weekend in September there either. But if there’s one thing that can get us to jump in a car and … Continue reading

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Antico Arco, Trastevere | Best of Rome

When my brother finalized his study abroad plans for Rome I booked a trip, like, the next day. I hadn’t been to Rome since I was 12 and the only thing I remember was meeting some Italian family members, seeing … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Charred Carrots at Bar Toma | Chicago

A recent trip to Chicago landed me at Tony Mantuano’s Bar Toma for a quick snack and some vino. It was a Monday, which at Bar Toma means half priced bottles of vino. So I use the term “quick” loosely, as a … Continue reading

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Pigalle’s New Bar Menu Goes Asian

Ever since discovering Pigalle during the Lamb Pro-Am last year, we have become somewhat obsessed. On any given week night it is not at all uncommon for us and a group of friends to be drinking and indulging in Pigalle’s … Continue reading

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Lineage | Summer Seafood and White Wine in Brookline

Lineage in Brookline recently wrapped their fifth annual Half Price Bottled Wine month. Yup, that’s right. Every July Lineage features their stellar wine selection at a serious discount, so you know it didn’t take long for Meesh and I to make a reservation. … Continue reading

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Local 149 | A Neighborhood Joint Fit for Southie

If only I had a neighborhood restaurant like Local 149. It reminds me of places like Highland Kitchen and dBar, local restaurants (good enough to be destination restaurants) with great drinks that you could eat at every night of the week, whether you … Continue reading

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