The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely)

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely)

The Real Cronut from Dominique Ansel (via Goldbely) When I made the decision this past Fall to not wait in the 3+ hour line for the famous Cronut™ at Dominique Ansel Bakery, I didn’t think I would get a chance to taste the Cronut™ until another visit to NYC. However, I got my chance earlier this week. […]

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle

Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle One of the spots I’ve been most looking forward to check out in Los Angeles is Tsujita, a branch from a Tokyo restaurant which is well known for their tsukemen (aka dipping noodles). Located in Little Osaka of West Los Angeles, Tsujita only offers tsukemen and ramen during lunch, making this […]

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series

Burger Lounge’s Game Changer Burger Series A few weeks ago, I was invited to a media dinner to try out Burger Lounge’sGame Changer Burger Series, a set of limited time seasonal game meat burgers. Organic Quinoa SaladOrganic Quinoa, Arugula, Spinach, Kale, Roasted Baby Squash, Corn, Tomato, Red Onion, Toasted Almonds, Feta, Smoked Tomato Vinaigrette Before […]

Soltan Banoo

Soltan Banoo

Soltan Banoo A few weeks ago, my friend CC introduced me to Soltan Banoo, a Persian restaurant in University Heights. We stopped in for some delicious desserts, including a Persian shaved ice dish. I immediately fell in love with the charming and relaxed atmosphere. The person who greeted us remembered CC, even recalling who she […]

Sargento Cheese

Sargento Cheese

Sargento Cheese As part of the Foodbuzz publisher program, I recently was selected to sample Sargento’s Natural Cheese slices and see how they compare with processed cheeses. We were given a $25 giftcard to buy a pack of Sargento cheese slices, a processed cheese for comparison, and an accompaniment for the cheeses. I’ve purchased Sargento […]

Trader Joe’s November Edition

Trader Joe’s November Edition

Trader Joe’s November Edition The most recent Fearless Flyer from Trader Joe’s features quite a few Thanksgiving themed foods. Soon after reading it, I went over to Trader Joe’s to pick up some things. Unfortunately, they were out of a lot of the side dishes I wanted to try. But I did manage to get […]

The Incredible Cheesecake Company

The Incredible Cheesecake Company

The Incredible Cheesecake Company The Incredible Cheesecake Company is a small shop that offers nearly 70 flavors of cheesecake. You can view the full menu here. After CC and I had dessert at Soltan Banoo, we stopped in for some slices to-go. The chalkboard displayed the flavors available that day. The cheesecakes were on display […]