Archive for November, 2007

The Sweet Spot

Thursday, November 8, 2007

On Wednesday I attended a great candy, chocolate, and gum showcase called “The Sweet Spot”, featuring hot trends and new products in the candy world. It was a well organized show, broken up into areas or rooms based on how one would use each product. It was a great idea because with over 70 products, […]

Kefi

Wednesday, November 7, 2007

*Update 1/23/09 – Kefi has moved to 505 Columbus Avenue*

Last night, we had dinner with my friend Bianca and her boyfriend Jeffrey. She suggested a Greek restaurant she frequents because of the delicious food at very reasonable prices. Bianca has great taste so I had no doubt that I would be happy with the food […]

Mountain Gorgonzola

Monday, November 5, 2007

I love tossing blue cheese into salads, especially with apples or pears. It is an amazing pairing. I’m always looking for different blues to try even though I’ve had my favorite (English Blackstick Blue) for years. I recently tried an Italian blue cheese called Mountain Gorgonzola and I was a bit disappointed. It was sharp […]

Dekk

Saturday, November 3, 2007

Dekk Dekk is a prototypical TriBeCa restaurant. The benches against the wall look like they were saved from trash collection and restored. Various walls receive projections of weird images that are half broken computer and half video game. The menu is sparse and slightly over priced. Now that I’ve got the […]

Craftbar

Thursday, November 1, 2007

I thoroughly enjoyed my meal at CraftbarCraftbar, the casual sister restaurant to Craft. It’s a great central location to meet a friend (that friend being Chrissy) to catch up. You can have a full meal or snack on a wide selection of meats, cheeses, snacks, bruschettas, and of course choose from a large wine list.
We […]