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A Gripe About Tripe

May 21st, 2009 · 3 Comments

Okay, not tripe itself, but rather what it seems to represent in British Cookery today. By which I mean an almost dementedly determined return to “old fashioned school dinners” and all that entails. I may not be able to follow the height or shape of this season’s hemlines, but I do try to keep an […]

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Tags: Eating Out · Food News Peruse · Notes and Passing Fancies

A Guide for Guides to Gotham Grub

July 12th, 2008 · No Comments

Fabulous Foodie is just one of the blogs I am involved in. The other is Greater Gotham. Today I thought I’d bring together and this is the result – not so much a guide to the food of New York as a guide to online guides (with a few specifics thrown in). So sit back, grab […]

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Tags: Eating Out · Foodie Site Seeing

Green Carts in Gotham

June 27th, 2008 · 2 Comments

I confess, foodie friends, that on a day like today – hot, humid and grey – I don’t feel especially inspired to do much beyond delving deeply into a dish of white chocolate raspberry truffle Häagen-Dazs (the key, I am sure, to living a long and happy life). But I am refraining from such activity […]

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Tags: Eating Out · Food News Peruse · Foodie Fun · News and Headlines

Carnegie Deli Discovery

June 14th, 2008 · No Comments

Discoveries of note today: the perfect time for breakfast at the Carnegie Deli? 9 am on Saturday. Why? Because not only is there no line outside but there’s hardly anyone inside. My friend and I were gobsmacked. Pleased not to have to wait in the line o’ myth and legend, mind you. It is, after […]

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Tags: Eating Out

Your Condiment Or Mine? A Sea Dog’s Tale

March 25th, 2008 · 3 Comments

It occurred to me recently, as I was contemplating the many “gourmet” dinners I had sat through on board the SS Noordam, that by far my favourite meal had been lunch. By which I mean a hot dog. Oh yes, I had been served lobster tails, Chateaubriand, escargot, Grand Marnier souffles, and the like.  But […]

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Tags: Eating Out · Notes and Passing Fancies