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  • Late night sweets at the Momofuku Milk Bar

    Had a serious sweet craving the other night so hopped on a bus crosstown to the Momofuku Milk Bar on the upper west side. No surprises the Milk Bar was full of customers trying to get their fix and the … Continue reading

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  • Alchemy at Apotheke

    Sunday night walking through a tiny alley in Chinatown and opening the only wooden door to that leads us to Apotheke. If you walk too fast or don’t pay attention, you’ll miss it.It’s dimly lit with an air of mystery … Continue reading

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  • Lunch at The Dutch

    Grabbed a little lunch at The Dutch in Soho New York, we popped in 5 minutes before the kitchen was going to close- wipes forehead and orders with haste. The Dutch has a diner feel of a past era and … Continue reading

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  • Birthday dessert at Gramercy Tavern

    Gramercy Tavern Desserts! The desserts were started off with a small dish courtesy of the chef (no not just for me). Fresh raspberry with ricotta and a fennel biscuit. Fresh raspberries with ricotta Although a bit small the plum tarte … Continue reading

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  • Cafe Ze New York

    Yes I have made it to NY and the LoveWorldTourNY has begun!  My first stop yesterday was Cafe Ze (midtown Manhattan). It’s a restaurant with Zen green interiors and a focus on fresh food. To quench the walking thirst I … Continue reading

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  • NY hit list: Momofuku Noodle Bar

    The trip has been dubbed the LoveWorldTourNY by a couple of girl friends who are also going to be in New York for a little bit over the summer. I know you’re probably thinking why is Momofuku on the list … Continue reading

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  • Baked camembert

    For cheese lovers only!I served a baked camembert last Friday, as a starter for my father’s birthday dinner. After seeing so many contestants do it for Come Dine with Me UK (including the little cutie from Blue), I just had … Continue reading

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  • So Yum Ramen

    I had a tea that turned into dinns at So Yum in Hyde Park this week. Although they are known for their dim sum, it’s chilly out and I was in the mood for ramen. You know how I love … Continue reading

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  • Get ribbed at Turn ‘n Tender

    I happened to enjoy a steak dinner, well rib dinner, last week at Turn ‘n Tender in Parktown North. It has a contemporary comfortable feel not the typical stuffy cigar smoking steakhouse vibe. I have to say it had a … Continue reading

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  • The Jozi hit list: Jacobs Board Game Cafe

    It’s as if someone read my mind when they decided to open Jacobs Board Game Cafe in Parkhurst. Thanks to a twitter friend I found out about it, alas I was snubbed for the launch. But I do like the … Continue reading

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