El Bulli before the “best restaurant in the world” closes its doors for good. Friend and chef Jose Andres joins Tony for the experience of a lifetime. I cannot wait to see this episode. I’ve dreamed of going to El Bulli for years but will have to live, once again, vicariously through Anthony Bourdain. This […]Read More No Reservations: El Bulli
Maybe it’s the chicory, maybe because it is served au lait but whatever it is, I fell in love with this coffee when visiting New Orleans. I was never a coffee drinker and thanks to Cafe Du Monde I became one. Don’t bother waiting to sit on the patio. Head to the to go line […]Read More Coffee For Those That Don’t Really Like Coffee…and beignets
Saturday morning brunch at Big Jones in Andersonville was a nice change from the jam-packed breakfast places. Not that this place was empty but when I walked in I felt the pace change and I could be in New Orleans instead of Chicago. As much attention was given to the grits and potatoes of each […]Read More Big Jones – How do you like your grits?
Amy Winehouse Dead At Age 27.Read More Amy Winehouse Dead At Age 27
I had the good fortune to try the Little Market drink at Mercadito the other day. It hit the spot to say the least. It was refreshing with fresh pineapple and a little bite with chile guajillo around the rim. Good alternative to the standard margarita. Yum! Go now.Read More Thirsty?