Spicy pork chops with jalapeno cheddar grits, from Memphis Santora.
love love LOVE the way NYTimes put together three "picnics" from local markets with lists, prices, and of course, pix
And in life, nothing beats walking into a bakery with the smell of the freshly baked bread straight from the oven!
A colorful assortment of edible flowers, herbs, and creamy mustards over which a green garden soup is poured. Manresa, Los Gatos, California.
Fancy Doughnuts at The Donut Pub?
Joo Hoo Char - Penang Nyonya cuisine at Ivy's Kitchen
Local grape tomato salad highlighted with a lavendar and vanilla vinaigrette.
Culinary adventures with a six year old. First stop, The Counter for some seriously good burgers...your way.
Mini Corndogs at Home Restaurant in San Francisco
Pulled pork Cuban at Gus and Gabriel Gastropub in NYC
the (in)famous Artie Lange cupcake from Crumbs Bake Shop and how cupcakes are the Stephanie Tanner of the dessert world (u remember Stephanie Tanner, right?)
A sampling of New York City's delicious (and affordable) desserts.
Baked, not fried, donuts from the new Beach City Baked Donuts in Redondo Beach, California
Three cups chicken: one part soy sauce, one part sesame oil, and one part rice wine. Simplicity at its best!
Kurobuta (Berkshire pork), coco blanc beans, bacon apple-ginger chutney at Busi-Tei in SF. The Kobe beef of pork.
"Youvetsi" baked lamb casserole with Orzo pasta at Greek Taverna in Montclair, NJ
Raw vegan Cordon Bleu and Carrot-Cranberry-Risotto with Pistachio-Kombucha-Sauce by gourmet vegan chef Patricia Ganswind.
garlic & herb individual escargot. So damn cute you just wanna slurp it up!
Deconstruction of a Bloody Mary at LudoBites in Los Angeles
Peanut butter ice-cream at Bastille in Seattle
One of San Francisco's swankiest restaurants celebrates its fifth anniversary with a birthday tasting menu. Ahi tartare, anyone?
Pork and foie gras terrine with topped with maple gelée, arugula and pickled ramps.
Golden Salmon Toro from Tsuki... Masago, jalapeno, and tomato maki topped w/ Beni toro, sliced almond, a golden flake, & drizzled w/ asparagus sauce
Wake up on Sundays to decadent lobster salad and other luxurious dishes at the new Village Pub brunch.
Lesser known Vietnamese noodle soup: Canh Bun from Quan Bun Ban Mai, Westminster
A house made hot dog with kimchi and chicharrones make up Ryan Farr's Dogzilla!
The fish caught in this trap, in the rural area outside Utsunomia, were easily the best meal I was served in all of Japan.
Chicken satay. Simple, traditional, delicious.
The sambal chilli prawn was not spicy enough, but I like it!
Pato Braseado @ Tapeo – Roasted Duckling with Berry Sauce
I used to avoid raw food, until I tried the life-changing raw chocolate fudge brownie from Chaco Canyon in Seattle.
Egg, Bacon, Yukon gold Potato & Bermuda Onion Pizza at Pizzeria Mozza
Crispy pork belly with kimchi and fruits.
Buta soki - Japanese stewed pork ribs, supremely tender and flavorful