Category Archives: Photographs

Rocoto peppers

Aftering surviving an insect attack indoors this past winter and growing faster than the attack this summer, our Peruvian rocoto peppers (Capsicum pubescens) are putting on bourgeois and gorgeous new purple blooms.  Although not near as hot as thin fleshed … Continue reading

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Frittata in RVA

I thought my Jersey City gig had ended and was back in Richmond and enjoyed a very tasty prosciutto, Hanover tomato, feta, kalamata olive and spinach frittata on our new house stove.

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Bar Virage, 2nd Ave, NYC

My project somewhat unexpectedly ended–I guess they all do– so on my last night I took my last PATH train to Manhattan and walked in the rain over to 2nd Avenue where I found Bar Virage and its Israeli small … 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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