Category Archives: Italian

SUNDAY NIGHT ANXIETY – SAUSAGE & FENNEL KABOBS WITH GRILLED BREAD & FETA

  In an attempt to take advantage of the warmest week in a fleeting Boston summer, my boyfriend and I have pretty much grilled out every night this week (he has used it as an opportunity to show off insanely … Continue reading

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STRAIGHT UP – THE ITALIAN SPRITZER

When Hearst Magazines recently moved their offices from Times Square to One World Trade Center, the staff at Bon Appetit selected for their farewell cocktail in their now empty midtown test kitchen the completely subdued, totally uncomplicated, utterly un-Bon Appetit … Continue reading

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THE CLEANSE – MEDITERRANEAN SALAD

Halfway through planning a vacation with friends, I had a mild panic attack at the thought of being in a bikini within the next month (it didn’t help that I was literally holding a taco when I came to this … Continue reading

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SUNDAY NIGHT ANXIETY – TRUFFLED TALEGGIO & FONTINA MUSHROOM PIZZA

Halfway through the second season of House of Cards this weekend, I decided to come up for air and maybe eat dinner. With not much in my refrigerator and too lazy to battle icy sidewalks (and leave Frank Underwood) for … Continue reading

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Reservations – Mercato

It’s only appropriate that my first post should begin with a love letter to one of my favorite BYOBs. In a city distinguished by restaurants with a lack of alcohol (and Italian ones, for that matter), I couldn’t pick just any … Continue reading

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