Monthly Archives: August 2013

Dessert Battle!

Which is better? Sticky toffee pudding Mexican chocolate pie

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Ferry to Nova Scotia

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Canada surprise

I don’t think I’ve seen the speedometer on the Prius go this high before…

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Chocolate Guinness cake: Praline, whiskey, caramel

With Highland Park and Balvenie

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Greek-style zucchini salad

Greta wants to try to make this at home.

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Massive lobster roll

There must be 2-3 lobsters worth of meat in this thing. Bangor, ME Here’s the outside–the eagles nest

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A room with a view

In Portland, Maine. Here’s the view from our room. Quite amazing. Unfortunately, here is what I am doing right now. Somehow the picture came out upside-down, but that is appropriate to the situation. I’m trying to put on a game … Continue reading

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Why are all food porn pics taken before the meal?

Here are our dinners in Portland, Maine…halfway through the meal! Mine: lobster and linguine Greta’s: blackened salmon and gazpacho.

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Ribs for breakfast?

Why not…I’m on vacation, right? Greta had savory corn pancakes!

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My run in Brooklyn

Beautiful morning for a run, so I decided to bring a camera:

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Olive oil gelato is good.

That is all.

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Tart

Fine NYC fare.

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Guggenheim

Enjoyed the exhibition here. Crazy stuff involving light and three-dimensional illusions. The exhibition was by James Turrell — took over the entire central gallery of the museum with a really stunning light show that involved several different visual illusions. Here’s … Continue reading

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Brownie

This was a pretty good brownie. Not sure if it was worth the 1.8 mile walk to get it though. At Baked in Brooklyn.

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Verrazano Narrows Bridge

I’m pretty sure this isn’t the biggest bridge in the world anymore, but it was in my 1977 Guinness Book of World Records.

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Mmmmm…pie!

Some of the best pie I’ve ever had. At 4 and 20 blackbirds in Brooklyn.

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Food so far

I’m on a gourmandizing road trip and I’ll be attempting to document most of the food we eat. Here’s what we have done so far…. “The quintessential image of street food ” at Curry Mantra in Fairfax, VA. Bhelpuri. Mojito … Continue reading

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