The Food and Wine Hedonist

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Roasted Shishito Peppers

It looks like Shishito peppers are the new Brussels sprouts or kale.   You know, that new food trend that everyone’s talking about and is appearing on menus everywhere.   … Continue reading

August 27, 2015 · 12 Comments

Ann Arbor Eats: ricewood

The usual logic has it that trends start on the two coasts and make their way towards the middle of America. Back when I lived in Chicago I’d read about … Continue reading

June 11, 2015 · 13 Comments

Ann Arbor Eats – Vellum

When I heard that Vellum was “contemporary and seasonal” American fare, alarms went off in my head.  I had thought that it would be just another new entry in this … Continue reading

February 5, 2013 · 35 Comments

Did you miss me?

If you answered “Yes” to the question above, congratulations!  You may be among the ranks of people who have previously subscribed to this blog who have NOT been getting notifications of … Continue reading

July 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

Lip Dubs, anyone?

I’m really digging this lip dub craze.  It’s where big groups of people lip-synch a song and edit it to create a music video.  Think of it as being like Milli … Continue reading

July 6, 2012 · 19 Comments

Bringing back the 90s!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, there’s a huge 80s revival going on in full swing. I’ve already mentioned some of my bittersweet memories from that decade, and seeing … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · 23 Comments