Category Archives: New York

Eating New York City – 2 Days (Vol. 1)

“Some folks like to get away, take a holiday from the neighborhood.  Hop a flight to Miami Beach or to Hollywood.  But I’m takin’ a Greyhound on the Hudson River Line.  I’m in a New York state of mind.” – Billy Joel.  But how do you have a diverse food experience once you get there?  Here’s my new blog series about

Ultimate Guide to the Best Restaurants of 2017

This year I sipped, slurped and chewed my way through some outstanding meals in New York and Chicago.  It wasn’t too tricky narrowing down the standout dishes.  I just closed my eyes, clicked my heels three times and conjured up visions of sauces dancing in my head.  I give to you my Ultimate Guide to the Best Restaurants of 2017. 

Essential New York Bagels Brunch Bakeries

Weekends in New York are not the only time to enjoy some comfort food.  To be sure, every day is a good day to indulge in some iconic delights associated with The Big Apple.  As a native, it is my pleasure to offer up the following list of Essential New York Bagels Brunch Bakeries for you. Russ & Daughters Cafe 

Exploring New York’s Food Scene

I made a spontaneous trip back to New York last week after I scored a ticket to Beth Hart’s show at the Iridium.  It was taped for Front and Center which will air on PBS sometime soon.  I was excited to explore more of New York’s food scene because it is an ever-changing landscape of culinary excitement.  This unexpected 4-day