Louie’s BBQ Pit – West New York


Let’s be honest – good BBQ is hard to get…especially up here on the east coast, in New Jersey. I happened upon Louie’s BBQ Pit for a reunion for a travel group I went to Peru with, or Mountain Warriors, as we like to call ourselves. Part of that group happens to include the awesome […]

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Sushi Nakazawa – A Purist Menu of Incredible Fish


You may have heard of Nakazawa from the infamous Jiro Dreams of Sushi documentary on Netflix. He is one of Jiro’s numbered apprentices who has opened his own gig in New York, lucky for us. For those of you who’ve never heard of any of these people Jiro Ono is a Japanese chef who has […]

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Joshua’s Cafe in Woodstock, NY

Joshua's Cafe

  I’ve been frequenting the Catskills this summer for some serious hiking and Woodstock has always been in the back of my mind as a place to definitely stop by when I got the chance. Although I am completely neutral when it comes to the hippie culture, it seems almost rebellious not to, because it’s right […]

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La Mar Cebicheria – A Seafood Experience in Lima


I recently had the amazing experience of visiting Peru and in anticipation of my trip, I of course, like any proper foodie, did some research. Lima is a coastal city boasting the best of any and every type of seafood found on this planet – and it’s all as fresh as it can be – […]

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On Oysters: Where to Eat My Favorite Mollusks


Many people approach oysters from a love/hate perspective. I haven’t met many that feel indifferent. I developed my obsession with oysters as an adult, with an open mind and an adventurous palette and of course since I started loving them, I can’t stop. The best approach I learned to eating amazing oysters is eat whatever […]

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Momofuku Noodle Bar: The Best Bowl of Ramen in NYC


If you don’t know who David Chang is, please go on Netflix right this instant, find a show called The Mind of a Chef and marathon the first season.  After you’ve done that, there is little explaining I need to do as to why Chang’s bowl of ramen is the best you can get in […]

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