Tag Archives: DINING

He Said, She Said – At the Table with Robert Sinskey at UpStairs on the Square

The Menu Anjou Pear & Fennel Salad Endive, Slivered Almonds – Almond “Cream” 2009 Abraxas, Vin de Terroir, Scintilla Sonoma Vineyard Thai Chili Dusted Grilled Shrimp Young Coconut Milk Shooter 2009 Pinot Blanc, Los Carneros Locally Foraged Mushroom Risotto Jamón Serrano, Pea Tendrils & Pecorino Romano 2009 Pinot Noir, Los Carneros 2007 3 Amigos Pinot […]

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He Said, She Said – Mystery Meet Pig Roast at Citizen Public House

  ~ THE MENU ~   SHELLFISH STARTER – BLUE POINT OYSTERS, LITTLENECK CLAMS, COCKTAIL SHRIMP  ROAST SUCKLING PIG  WITH MINTED SAUSAGE STUFFING  ROASTED RED BLISS POTATOES  GRILLED ASPARAGUS   MAC AND CHEESE  BLUE CHEESE BRIOCHE PUDDING  ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥  GLENN – Accompanied by a soundtrack that was an homage to 90s grunge, […]

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He Said, She Said: Mystery Meet 9 at the Back Bay Social Club

KATRIN: I was elated when I learned that, after two dinners in Cambridge, Mystery Meet would be returning to Boston with a dinner at the Back Bay Social Club (BBSC). Several on-line reviews had mentioned how nice the décor is, but personally I could not get images of the space’s former tenant, Vinny T’s, out […]

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He Said, She Said – EatBoston Pop-Up at Taza Chocolate Factory

GLENN – I was a bit apprehensive about this one. I had first learned that the pop-up would be at Taza Chocolate Factory – intriguing  location. But then I found out that it would be on Valentine’s Day weekend and feature a chocolate-influenced menu. This gave me pause. As an avowed bachelor, occasional misanthrope and with […]

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The Bliss Factor: The Magic of Pairing Wine and Oysters

Rodney and I were more than delighted to accept a recent invitation to a seminar exploring “The Bliss Factor” of the perfect food and wine pairing. Held at Jasper White’s Summer Shack in Boston on January 27, the seminar featured two wineries and an expert on oysters from around the world. I have to admit […]

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A Tasting Journey at L’Espalier

Each year, I cannot wait for the holidays to be over. Overdecorated trees, the endless drone of Christmas and snow-related songs, and the pressure of finding the perfect gift are just too much. An annual highlight in the midst of the misery is enjoying a luxurious lunch with two of my colleagues. Though traditionally we […]

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Mystery Meet at Myers + Chang – He Said, She Said

Katrin: Glenn and I had such a great time at the first Mystery Meet at Ten Tables that we were quite eager to attend the second one regardless of the location that Seth Resler had chosen.  Of course we were also excited to find out where it would be. Ten Tables would be difficult to […]

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