Monthly Archives: July 2017

Carnitas de Pato, The Black Ant, NYC

I was wandering up 2nd Avenue in Manhattan from the Paulaner Brewery in search of a Happy Hour on one of the many Eat Streets and wound up in The Black Ant (la hormiga negra) with a Victoria beer and Carnitas de Pato tacos. … Continue reading

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Braised beet leaves

I finally got around to finishing up the beet leaves that I picked up at the farmer’s market. A little bit if olive oil and perfect. Almost tastes like spinach with a bit more color.

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Paulaner Brewing NYC 

After drinking all the honey mustard, lemon grass, wild yeast wheat beers produced by our best friend’s microbrewery, I am returning to some if the classics like Paulaner Weißbier. That nice foamy head and hint if banana easily outdo the … Continue reading

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Miso Ramen, Grove Street, Jersey City

I had a delicious bowl of wild pepper spicy ramen with pork another spices in a delicious slow-cooked broth, 14 hours according to my server. The pork very tender and broth was very rich with all goodness from the bones … Continue reading

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Summer refreshment, on the road, Jersey City

It’s summer so it’s time for some simple, refreshing summer classics on the road from Richmond in my apartment AirBnB extension in Jersey City. At least the beets were from the Grove Street market even though the new ginger had … Continue reading

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