Tag Archives: pork

Food Porn Friday | Al Pastor at America’s Tacos | Tempe, AZ

When we finally made it to Arizona on our road trip the only thing I ate for all five days was tacos. I couldn’t help it, they were amazing EVERYWHERE, and served in some places until 3am. This particular spot, … Continue reading

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Salty Pig Parts in the Back Bay

The other night I found myself at the Salty Pig for my step-bro’s b-day dinner. A few days later I was back with a colleague for wine and apps at the bar. Two bites into my parmesean-stuffed meatball and it was painfully obvious… I … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Al Pastor Taco | Anna’s Taqueria

It’s about time we recognize a Boston classic, Anna’s Taqueria. Every time I’m out of town and tell someone I live in Boston, they ask if I’ve been to Anna’s. Every single time. It happens more often than asking about … Continue reading

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Food Truck Extravaganza | Let’s Talk About Food Fest

I’m always hearing about new food trucks I HAVE to try. Unfortunately, there are close to none where I work in the Back Bay. Thankfully that’s all about to change – I start a new job downtown on Monday!! Until … Continue reading

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Orinoco on Shawmut | Fiesta En Mi Boca

Last Saturday another brunch turned lunch quest led four of us to Orinoco, my favorite Venezuelan ARRRRREPA spot in the South End. I have an unhealthy obsession with corn cakes of Latin origin, so when eggs were absent from Orinoco’s … Continue reading

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Lolita Cocina…FINALLY!

I say finally for two reasons. First we have awaited the opening of this Mexican restaurant lounge / tequila bar for about a month now. Second, FINALLY some Mexican food to get excited about in this Mexican food-deprived city. There … Continue reading

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Food Porn Friday | Torchy’s Tacos | Austin, TX

When Jacki and I went to Austin, TX for the Austin City Limits music festival we didn’t get to really experience all that Austin had to offer in terms of food. Because we spent most of the time at the … Continue reading

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A Weekend In Puerto Rico | Isla Vieques | El Yunque | San Juan

I swear, everyday I get closer and closer to thinking Latin food really is the best food EVER. Until I remember I’m also obsessed with Thai, Italian, Vietnamese, Sushi, Spanish, French…..BAH okay I know, I’m a food whore who has … Continue reading

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The Gallows | Old Barn Chic | South End

My friends and I tried out The Gallows last week. The menu looked pretty inventive and I’m feelin’ the gastropub thing these days. The Urban Daddy article, South End Dining in an Old Barn got me especially curious about it. … Continue reading

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Pappardelle Bolognese

Yesterday was a good day. It started off with brunch at Aquitaine, which is always fabulous. Our wait for a table was over an hour, so to pass the time we stopped by South End Formaggio. Needless to say, that … Continue reading

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