A Review: La Pecora Bianca

La Pecora Bianca, a beautifully decorated eatery in midtown, is probably my favorite restaurant at the moment. Sleek, chic, and delicious, makes La Pecora Bianca a spot you don’t want to miss. However, make sure you make a reservation because they fill up quick.

I love open kitchens– they make me feel better about what I eat. Last week I had the pleasure of sitting by the open kitchen during my meal at La Pecora Bianca. I ate late, around 10:30 p.m., and the restaurant was extremely …

A Guest Review: Did Bar Américain Misspell the Word “American?”

Bar Americain, located between 7th Avenue and Avenue of the Americas, is an upscale restaurant in Midtown that serves, you guessed it, American food. I’m not sure why they named themselves “Americain” instead of  “American” and my 30 second Google search didn’t prove fruitful either. Let’s all just chuckle and assume they just misspelled “American”…

A Review: Sahale Snacks

If you’re like me, you are a big fan of snacking. Snack foods are one of my favorite kinds of foods because they’re tasty and convenient. I was recently traveling from New York to California and one of the snacks that I had with me were the wonderfully delicious Sahale Snacks. I tried three flavors…

Indian Cooking Class (Brooklyn, NY)

I recently took a trip to Mukti’s Kitchen in Brooklyn for a three-hour Indian cooking class. Knowing that Indian food is difficult to make, I was nervous signing up for the class. But, I tapped into my curiosity and love for Indian food and decided to give it a try. When I arrived at Mukti’s…

Review: Mad For Chicken (Queens, NY)

Curious Foodies, if you’re scratching your head and wondering what in the world is “Korean Fried Chicken,” then I’m sorry – I’m genuinely sorry you lived your entire life without feasting on this magical dish. Korean Fried Chicken has, in my heart, stripped Kentucky Fried Chicken‘s right to use the acronym, “KFC.”   If you…

Awake Caffeinated Chocolate

I’m pretty much always tired and while I love naps and coffee, I don’t always have the time to rest or run to a coffee shop. That’s where Awake Caffeinated Chocolate comes in handy. They come in three delicious flavors; dark, milk, and caramel.The Dark chocolate is perfectly rich, while the Milk chocolate was silky…

Home-baked Bread for the Holidays

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and most of us are gonna be heading back home to spend some time with our families. Sure, everyone will love to see you again after two months, but I’m sure they’ll be even more thankful if you bring back a bread recipe! The smell of freshly baked bread…

Steakhouse Quality at Home

Everyone knows the anxious feeling and ensuing disappointment of cutting into a steak to check if it’s cooked properly, only to find an overcooked, grey center. With a little help from something known as “sous-vide”, you’ll never have to experience that feeling again. All you have to do is set the time and temperature that…

Indian Cooking Class

I recently took a trip to Mukti’s Kitchen in Brooklyn for a three-hour Indian cooking class. Knowing that Indian food is difficult to make, I was nervous signing up for the class. But, I tapped into my curiosity and love for Indian food and decided to give it a try. When I arrived at Mukti’s…

My favorite part about making cookies is sneaking some dough away to the side to eat as is. But there’s only so much you can have before the paranoia of dangers of eating raw eggs and flour kick in. Now there’s a way to eat all the cookie dough you’d like without a worry. DŌ…

Sheila G’s Brownie Brittle

These have been a long-time favorite snack of mine. The best brownie piece to get is the corner, right? With Sheila G’s brownie brittle, you get the crispy corner piece every time. It’s amazing. These come in six flavors; my favorites are the chocolate chip and the toffee crunch.The other day I got a chance…

Bubbie’s Mochi

For those of you who don’t know, mochi icecream is one of my favorite snacks. Mochi ice-cream is a ball-shaped, chewy rice snack, filled with ice-cream. If you’ve never tried it, get ready to try Bubbie’s and become obsessed. This stuff is really really damn good. Most brands of mochi don’t have too many flavors,…