Monthly Archives: July 2012

Pete Zaaz’s Pizzas Need More Pizazz

Sorry for the title of this post, but they’re just asking for it. Anyway… There’s been a lot of hype about Pete Zaaz, the new “zany toppings” pizza joint not far from the Brooklyn Museum. I stopped in for dinner … Continue reading

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Meze At Miriam

Although Park Slope isn’t known as a food destination, there are a few restaurants that do get mentioned as being quite good. Stone Park Cafe is one (that I love), Al Di La is another (that I think is overrated). … Continue reading

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A Whiter Shade of Kale at Paulie Gee’s

I can’t believe I’ve never written about Paulie Gee’s (my favorite pizza place in NYC) on this blog, but it’s true. When I got back to Brooklyn from my trip to Southeast Asia, one of the first restaurant meals I … Continue reading

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Sugar Snap Peas With Sambal

Last week I wrote about my birthday dinner at Talde, and the wonderful sugar snap pea dish I had there. The following week I tried to recreate the dish at home with sugar snap peas from the Greenmarket; it didn’t … Continue reading

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