01 Uncle Steve's Arrabiata Sauce

Uncle Steve’s Arrabiata Sauce

I tried out Uncle Steve's Arrabiata Sauce, made by Sopranos actor Steve Schirripa. Arrabiata is a spicy tomato sauce and means, "Angry" in Italian. I used the sauce with meatballs and Italian sausage....
05 Crawfish - Claw Daddy's NYC

Claw Daddy’s

There seems to be a crawfish invasion in NYC recently. Lot's of new places that have opened in the past year or so serving up live boiled crawfish. It's also funny that they all mostly seem Asian-run. At least...
01 Big Bucket Premium Margarita Mix

Big Bucket Premium Margarita Mix

Continuing my Thanksgiving trip to Dallas, I made a joke about having a Dallas BBQ Texas Sized Margarita in my last post. If you live in NYC, you'd get it. And it manifested in real life. We got a Big...
05 Burnt Ends - 3 Stacks Smoke and Tap House Dallas

3 Stacks Smoke & Tap House

Went to Dallas to visit my family for Thanksgiving. Pretty cool city. I posted a lot on Facebook how I couldn't wait to some Dallas BBQ. I'm not sure my family got my joke. I was making reference to the NYC...
03 Mofongo - Ghia Cafe

Cafe Ghia’s Mofongo

It's always packed at Cafe Ghia in Bushwick during brunch. I've come here several times and saw the wait, so I just left. But one time I came really super late for brunch. Got to sit at the bar. Ordered the...
07 Ash Reshteh - Taste of Persia NYC

Taste of Persia NYC

Sharing the space with Pizza Paradise in the Flatiron District, Taste of Persia is a great place to get a taste of Persian food. The chef/owner is really nice, proud of his cooking and perhaps a celebrity....