VS Top 10: Best NYC Restaurants

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Food Adventures : Coriander

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My birthday surprise: The dinner of my dreams at The French Laundry

I love surprises! I love to receive them, to observe them and to create them. Recently, I was the recipient of the most extravagant and very unexpected surprise. A surprise of gargantuan proportions! My husband invited me to the dinner of my dreams at The French Laundry!...more

Happy Bastille Day: How to Serve (and Eat) a Cheese Course

Are you planning to visit France? Eat in a French restaurant? Meet your future French in-laws? There is a certain cheese etiquette that must be followed. ...more
I was in France recently and loved the cheese, as well as the wine, bread, anything really. I do ...more

Vegan Eats in St. Petersburg

Surrounded by water you can imagine there is lots of water sporting and outdoor, waterfront dining. And in St. Pete, you will also find a booming art community (in the photo, that’s a giant mustache in front of the Dali museum!) and yep, lots of great plant based eats! Let’s check it out! St. Petersburg is a lovely sea and bayside town on the west coast of Florida....more

Eating Your Way Through Athens Greece

For many, Greece is a dream destination. And in fact, it feels like  dream once you arrive. Perched on the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas, the mountainous terrain and gorgeous beaches are enough to lure travelers. Add in the incredible ancient historic sites and fabulous cuisine and you might never want to leave! And Athens is a great start when visiting this beautiful country....more

We've Always Done It That Way

Restaurants can poise a particular problem for folks who are gluten-sensitive.  I recently attended an annual banquet held at a local restaurant. We've been going there for the last 10+ years because of the location, good food, and low cost. The last couple of years, we've added a meal choice of a gluten-free meal (thank goodness). Our group now includes several seniors and others needing gluten-free food....more

Eating Out for a Cause

Did you know that just by going out to lunch or dinner you could raise money for your favorite organization?  What we refer to as a "Dine-Out" has also been called a "Dine and Share," "Dining for Dollars," or "Food for Funds."  Whatever you call it, it's a tasty way to make money!...more

On the waterfront: Osteria Morini DC

Osteria Morini301 Water Street S.E., Suite 109Washington, DC 20003 • (202)484-0660www.osteriamorini.com Dined on Dec. 14, 2013...more