sadistic? maybe, since diners keep going back to sushi dictators who might even kick them out (story + recipe for oven roasted cod with miso)
Korean comfort food in a mix it yourself bowl
What's your test for perfect fried chicken?
Caramel Pot de Creme, Ricotta Beignets, Sautèed Plums and Heirloom Tomatoes from NYC's Lever House.
Moo Hong: Caramelized-Pork Belly Braised @ Raya restaurant in Phuket, Thailand
Steamed, sumptuous, Vietnamese pork dumplings with celery, scallions and cabbage.
Oysters from Cafe Brio : I love fresh oysters :)
An autumn cocktail, made from all things Fall: grapes, red wine and apple cider!
Onion pakoras or fritters, Indian-style, served with milky grated coconut dip
Boccalone's prosciutto and arugula sandwich is simple and delectable.
Experience Commander's Palace, the iconic New Orleans restaurant where Emeril Lagasse and Paul Prudhomme got their starts.
double chocolate vegan twinkie. even better than the original hostess treats!
Dinner in the Elmwood district of Berkeley, CA lights up the intersection of taste, place and memory.
A cloud-like vanilla souffle with an infusion of creme anglaise is worth ordering at the beginning of the meal.
One of the best ways to boost chow is to top it with an egg.
the lowdown on the different types of Asian noodles, and where to slurp them in LA
Thomas Keller's Bouchon Bistro turns 10!
A peek inside the venerated kitchen of the legendary Chez Panisse restaurant in Berkeley.
A perfect meal at Per Se, Thomas Keller's East Coast French Laundry. A course by course look at one of the world's best restaurants.
Shoyu Ahi Poke Bowl with white rice and sweet pickled onion topping from The Poke Bowl at Ward Farmer's Market in Honolulu. Ono!
The joys of having your own vintage menu board -- with missing letters, of course.
Scottish Salmon Nigiri with Sea Kelp and Sesame Seeds. One of many courses during omakase at Sushi Wasabi in Tustin, CA.
Great $3 burger at Brio Tuscan Grille
Spicy Pork Bibimbap at Blue Cactus Cafe in Columbia, South Carolina.
Go where the D.C. politicians go: a place where you can get tuna tartare topped with quail egg.
Black Angus burger from Topz in Santa Ana. Purported to be lower in fat than most burgers.
Leftover Buffalo chicken and a remake of a lost restaurant recipe make the perfect salad.
Mmm, gooey cheesy pasta!
these delicious tofu rolls are scrumptious and vegan. vegetables, tofu and hot sauce in a flour tortilla. fresh or fried!
Braised brisket with horseradish creme fraiche and cabbage on rye.
Shabu-shabu, or "hot pot". There's really nothing that can't be made vegan these days...
Mini soup dumplings with an extra side of soup at Din Tai Fung restaurant in Shanghai
"Saigon Pork" sandwich at the Academy Cafe in the newly reopened California Academy of Sciences. Dreadful price, but wonderful flavors.
Sol Long Tang, a Korean soup made from the broth of slowly boiled ox bones. As served at Manhattan's Gahm Mi Oak.