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quick fried chicken bites: The Commodore.

If you’re interested in my endless, mouthy opinions on fried chicken, look no further. That post there tells you everything you need to know. The chicken deets from this post will be embedded there, along with a link back here. … Continue reading

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more fried chicken: Sticky’s Finger Joint

In addition to leaving this post here, I am adding this write-up to the fried chicken round-up so all your resources for deep fried poultry are in one place. I look out for you. Let us speak now of Sticky’s … Continue reading

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eating in a vineyard is the right thing to do.

Remember last summer I went to Italy? And I started blogging about it but never finished? Yeah. My theory is that if Robyn, The Girl Who Ate Everything, can put off blogging trips for 11 months and still maintain a … Continue reading

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food round-up part 2: fish.

I work in the Morris Heights section of the Bronx. It’s hood, but it used to be way worse hood – though it is by no means gentrifying – and in it’s-a-stereotype-because-it’s-kinda-true fashion, food options beyond burgers and pizza are … Continue reading

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restaurant week is the shit.

Restaurant Week is my new favorite thing. Seriously, did you guys know about this? I sort of did, but it was in the same way that I know Staten Island exists. It’s there, and I guess other people interact with … Continue reading

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momofuku, twice.

Dear Momofuku, I have now been to two of your restaurants, Noodle Bar and Ssäm Bar, and I gotta say – I don’t really get it. It’s not that the food was bad. At Ssäm Bar I had the duck … Continue reading

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where to eat in Random-Ass Virginia

Last weekend I was in Charlottesville, VA for a wedding, and decided to drive home on Route 81 through western VA because I had this crazy idea that driving within fifty miles of our nation’s capital on the ten-year anniversary … Continue reading

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delicious food under italian skies.

Once again, all the thanks to enstarstarstar and RLJ for saving me from myself. Editors are your friends, guys. In my last Italy post, I promised to report on the best sandwich and on the Tuscan countryside. Well, it turns … Continue reading

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highs and highs, or: effin’ delicious Italian things.

Note: I began this post five days into our trip and never finished it because I was too busy being in Italy and collapsing into bed in a tired heap every day. I’ve opted to leave it in the tense … Continue reading

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the food of rome, days 1 and 2

ETA 8/17/11: OH MY GOD YOU GUYS GOOGLE STREET VIEW. BEST THING EVER. Confirmed: the first restaurant is Ristorante da Cencia (named, on the awning, Antica Trattoria da “Cencia”) and the second is La Canonica. Holy shit, Google Street View. … Continue reading

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