Tag Archives: Food
It’s oyster season!
Last Friday, the Southerner decided to prove that he is Master of EVERYTHING (M.o.E) and charbroil some oysters. After looking up Drago’s famous recipe and purchasing 3 dozen oysters on the half shell, we headed over to a friend’s house … Continue reading
I ate at Mimis in the Merigny for the second time this weekend with a group of friends. The experience was one of the best meals I’ve had in New Orleans so far. The chef personally came out with every dish we ordered and explained … Continue reading
Havana Sandwich Shop Reopened!
Mom and I ate lunch today at the newly reopened Havana Sandwich Shop. We went in the middle of the lunch hour rush and the line to order was almost to the door, but we were in and out of … Continue reading
Cooking with Sam, Part I
Since I am such a food lover but can’t cook to save my life, I asked my friend Sam, who has mad skillz in the kitchen, if she might be interested in starting a weekly dinner party where she teaches … Continue reading
Cabagge Town Chomp and Stomp
Today was perfect. Brother J, a few good friends, and I had an incredible brunch at the Carrol Street Cafe that consisted of Belgian Waffles, shrimp frittata and croissant sandwiches. Unfortunately D ordered the best brunch and learned what it’s … Continue reading
Lenox Square Grill
Lenox Square Grill just opened right by my office and I’ve been there three times now. The service is interesting, to put it mildly. On my second visit our waiter came up to our table with his hands down his … Continue reading
Chile Relleno, I heart you.
As promised, I went to Taqueria del Sol last night with my Dad and tried the chile relleno. We both agreed that it was one of the best we’ve ever had. While it is still illegal to marry an inanimate object, … Continue reading
Late night miracles
Friday night, Dr. V and I hit up our favorite bar off Amsterdam Avenue and after a couple of drinks decided to end the evening with some dancing at Loca Luna. While I know more than a few people who would … Continue reading
Would you like to smell my armpits?
“The smell of my armpits is sweeter than the nectar of the gods and more divine.” Thanks for that, Whitman. As a life-long sweaty Betty, I have found these words very comforting over the years. I was reminded of the … Continue reading
I’ll have a taco with that hangover, please.
Saturday Dr. V, Mac and I braved the torrential rainstorm and went cruising for tacos. I keep a list in my purse at all times of places that I would like to try so we pulled out the list and … Continue reading