The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Miami Eats: Taquiza

After lunch at Nobu, we spent some time chilling at the pool.  I was reading Michael Pollan’s Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation –    It’s an awesome book that … Continue reading

January 27, 2016 · 4 Comments

Top Chef California Episode 6: Banannaise

This has been a pretty good season of Top Chef. For the most part they’ve kept the non-cooking drama to a minimum – no weepy person wanting to go home … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · 2 Comments

Be Tulum

At that Treetop yoga class we took at Be Tulum, there were two early 20s women there who looked to be sisters.  Halfway through the class one of them decided … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · 12 Comments

Colorado Adventures Part 2 – Snow Trapped

Part 1 – Tourist Trapped We were scheduled to fly back home around dinner time on a Sunday.  When we booked the flights, I thought that we could get in … Continue reading

April 11, 2013 · 5 Comments

Farmers’ Market Adentures – Huitlacoche, which is also known as…

One of the more popular stands at the Ann Arbor Farmers’ Market is Tantre Farms, which was featured in the New York Times a couple of years ago. I think … Continue reading

September 11, 2012 · 13 Comments

Fish Tacos a la Black Pearl

Hedonist’s Note: This post from last year got a mention in The Ann Arbor Observer, a local monthly newspaper.  For all of you who came here because of it – … Continue reading

March 19, 2012 · 14 Comments

Ann Arbor Rocks! (kinda) – Black Pearl

Both of the regular followers of this blog know that I occasionally like to give a shout out to places and events in Ann Arbor that rock, and an F-U … Continue reading

September 14, 2011 · 4 Comments