Tag: dinner

Sushi Nakazawa

Last year, after release of the acclaimed documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi, we were inspired to branch out from our regular sushi delivery order of maki rolls and miso soup and try one of the more traditional and better-quality sushi restaurants around the city. We […]

Today’s Bordeaux: Chicken with Tarragon, Mustard, and Cream

We know many people who think that, like champagne, Bordeaux wine has to be an expensive affair for grand dinners or kept locked up for years to age. The truth is that great values can be had for all types of wine, and Bordeaux is […]

Smoked Salmon Toasts

Since our move, we’re just a few blocks away from one of the most famous New York institutions, Russ & Daughters. These self-professed “kings of appetizing” are so well-known that they’ve even had a book written about their shop, which has been a Lower East Side […]

San Francisco: Tosca Cafe

We knew we couldn’t leave San Francisco without stopping by Chef April Bloomfield’s newest restaurant, Tosca—a reincarnation of a North Beach classic—so on our last night in California we walked over to visit. Our trip couldn’t have been timed any better, as it was only […]

SkyDrive in Napa: Dinner at Hall Rutherford

After resting up for a bit at Solage, we headed out to dinner at HALL Rutherford. We arrived just in time to catch the sunset, sauvignon blanc in hand, from the winery, which is perched atop a hill in the Sacrashe vineyard. (This also made […]