Category: Restaurants

Charleston: Bowens Island

Once we arrived in Charleston (and got a blast of the heat and humidity), we dropped our bags at our apartment and immediately headed toward the beach. Folly Beach is just a quick drive from downtown Charleston, yet it feels like an entirely different world. […]

Reacquainting with Má Pêche

Last month, when my aunts were in town, Ryan and I had the pleasure of reacquainting ourselves with Má Pêche. Chef David Chang’s lone Midtown restaurant was one of our favorite haunts in the early days of our time together and we even snuck away […]

Stone Barns

Sometimes, on a grey day, it’s fun to sneak out of the city and drive in any direction. One day recently, I ended up at Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, an 80-acre farm just 25 miles north of Manhattan that supplies sustainable, seasonable […]

Art Basel Miami: What We Ate

While this post is obviously long overdue, I figure that everyone likes looking at delicious food and some of what we ate in Miami was just too good to not share. Except for one decadent birthday meal at José Andrés’ Bazaar (which was excellent!), we […]

A Daily Dinner: Breakfast for Dinner

On particularly lazy afternoons, we often go to perennial Smith & Ratliff favorite Murray’s Cheese for one of their signature melts. The melts all come with gooey blends of some of their best cheeses, but are then paired with everything from braised short ribs, pork belly […]