The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Bringing Chicago Back To Ann Arbor

After my cousin and I wrapped up our breakfast at Dove’s Luncheonette, we had some time to kill.  We decided to head over to Costco to check out their booze … Continue reading

October 5, 2016 · 7 Comments

Detroit Eats: Lafayette Coney Island

Do you know how many places in the US has a food item (sometimes more than one) that they’re known for?   How, while they can’t lay claim to be … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Top Chef Boston Episode 14: Holy Escamoly

Previous Episode   Every year Top Chef moves to a different location for the finals of the competition.  Outside of the gratuitous shots of Padma in a bikini, I never … Continue reading

February 5, 2015 · 4 Comments

Three Chicago Originals

You know how to tell tourists from natives in Chicago? Yes, fanny packs are an easy sure fire method, but I think the memo is FINALLY is getting around and … Continue reading

October 9, 2012 · 5 Comments

Taco Time

A few months ago I was excited to hear a new Mexican joint – Chela’s – opened up here in Ann Arbor.  I’m almost out of burritos I haven’t tried … Continue reading

October 2, 2012 · 6 Comments

Ann Arbor Rocks (Kinda) – Pacific Rim

Is a good meal always a good meal, whether it’s the first or fiftieth time you have it?  Do you like it when a restaurant serves the familiar or do … Continue reading

June 4, 2012 · 7 Comments