When you read Portland what do you think of? Is it the big city in Oregon? Probably. But when I think of Portland, I think of the delicious restaurants that line the cobble stone streets in the waterfront city of Portland, Maine. Bon Appetit named Portland the 2018 food city of the year. While there... Continue Reading →
The mission to find the absolute best New England Clam Chowder in all of Boston is forever ongoing, but with a little determination anything is possible.
It may be legal in Massachusetts, but The Smoke Shop in Kendall Square is not a place where you can marijuana. The only thing getting high at The Smoke Shop is the pile of bbq on customers' plates. Andy Husbands' award-winning bbq joint offers the classic smoke meats selection -- the likes of pulled pork,... Continue Reading →
Whaling in Oklahoma started appearing on lists and my Instagram feed shortly after I arrived in Boston. But as the note on my phone continued to grow with restaurants to visit, keeping up with the "must-see" spots became increasingly difficult. Most people probably don't scroll through their open table apps just to see what's out... Continue Reading →
Last year for #friendsgiving I made chicken cutlets and macaroni and cheese. This year for Friendsgiving I followed a more traditional menu, and was rather impressed with the results. Any gathering, friendsgiving or not, in my opinion, is incomplete, without snacks. For the evenings apps, I decided the best way to go was charcuterie. Who... Continue Reading →
Taking a sip of coffee from my Kate Spade mug, I glance at the phrase glazed across the outside. "Eat cake for breakfast" it reads. For the entire time I've owned this mug, I've always thought it was just a colorful little phrase. That is, until, I discovered In A Pickle Restaurant in Waltham, Massachusetts.... Continue Reading →