Cook, Dine, Travel

The Magic of Mykonos

26 Jun , 2018  

Cook Like a Local Shrimp Saganaki with Feta Sesame Crusted Feta with Raspberry Sauce Mykonian Onion Pie If you’ve ever dreamed of a place where you can drift off for a nap on a terrace overlooking sparkling azure waters while the sound of a distant church bell tolls, or of sitting at a cafe with […]

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Discovering Lisbon

13 May , 2018  

Cook Like a Local Clams Bulhão Palo Bifana Sandwich Cuttlefish Burgers with Pickled Carrot Tucked away near the mouth of the Targus river, Western Europe’s oldest city offers visitors an experience like no other in Europe. Just try to liken it to Europe’s more ‘European’ cities like Madrid or Vienna, or to the more International […]

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24 Hours of Jazz in New York

11 May , 2017  

There’s just something about the marriage of Jazz and New York that is perfect. Everyone knows that Jazz was born in New Orleans. Many also rightly associate it with Kansas City and Chicago. But New York played an important role in the story of Jazz. Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Sara Vaughn. These are […]

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Amsterdam: The Food

13 Feb , 2017  

Restaurant Recommendations The Pancake Bakery – Pancakes Moeders – Traditional Brasserie de Groot – New Dutch Restaurant De Luwte – Modern Razzmatazz – Modern On my first trip to Amsterdam, I hadn’t done much research about the food scene beforehand, since it was a fairly last minute trip. And so it was that I arrived […]