Writing Samples: Food & Beverage
International Intrigue: Why There’s No Shame in Dining at US Chains Abroad
Fast Food International
A column showcasing foreign chain restaurants in NYC
Sushi By-the-Piece at Wasabi, Times Square’s Newest Fast Food Import
A Hundred Bite-Sized Spanish Sandwiches at 100 Montaditos
Sweet and Savory Gelato at L’Albero dei Gelati
A Homier Take on Japanese Fast Food at Ootoya, Now in Times Square and the Flatiron
Jinya Ramen Bar
(I was a regular contributor 2009-2011. These were originally slideshows.)
At these eateries, the bill holders are just as noteworthy as the food you’re billed for.
Halloween’s bloodiest bites
I want to suck your blood! And eat it too! In puddings, in sausages, in stews.
Top 5 in NYC: Pioneer Tiki Bars
The NYC Tiki Renaissance™ is upon us. Here are five places that started it all.
Oddball frosties in NYC
Horseradish ice cream: oooh or ewww? The cold truth about NYC’s quirkiest scoops, snow cones and popsicles.
Banh mi ban!
Sick of the overexposed Vietnamese hoagie? Nine other Asian(ish) sandwich substitutes worth checking out.