Hungry in Sonoma – Peterson Winery

Winemaker Jaime Peterson gives us a tour of their Bradford Mountain Estate before heading back to the winery for a lesson in wine tasting.

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Hungry in Miami – Guarapo

Guarapo is freshly pressed sugarcane juice, and boy is it delicious! Shea knows just where to find it at this hole in the wall west of downtown Miami.

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Latest Blog Posts

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Margherita Pizza + Homemade Dough

As parents of a 14-month-old, Raphael and I have found that dinner means something very new, very different than it ever has before.  A once leisurely and relaxing part of our day has turned into a race to make whatever we have on hand–and quickly.  Our main focus is feeding Baby Girl, picking up her […]

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It’s All Greek To Me – Straining Your Own Yogurt

I have been rather lucky to not experience too many crazy pregnancy cravings yet – but one thing is certain: I need yogurt every day.  I can’t explain it. Perhaps Baby R is demanding the probiotics, calcium and protein that comes packed in this delectable dairy treat.  But I get bored easily, so I have […]

Recipes of the Day

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Beer-Braised Brisket

This is an excellent make-ahead dish. In fact, it gets better and … [Read More]

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Greyhound – A Classic Cocktail

One of my favorite bars is in the country is Cafe Van Kleef in … [Read More]

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Baked Eggs in Cast Iron

As you may have read in posts past, my mom is a huge influence on … [Read More]

City Adventures

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Mackerel Ceviche

Ceviche is something I always order when I’m out but I have never … [Read More]

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Thirsty in Brooklyn – Three Festive Cocktails

It’s almost New Year’s Eve which means it’s time to start … [Read More]

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NYC Food and Wine Festival: Thrillist’s Bacon and Blues Party

Our good friends over at Thrillist threw their second annual … [Read More]