Monthly Archives: October 2006

I don’t look like a tourist, do I?

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Got a yen for Indian-Chinese fusion?

Had a lovely, fun dinner here tonight with a friend from Richmond. Crispy okra with a coriander-something dipping sauce–DELICIOUS. A curry with black shrimp: good but not great. Jasmine rice, exceptional. Presence of the indomitable Andy Rooney (who is every … Continue reading

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links for 2006-10-16

Time Out New York / Latin quarter Finding Mexican food in La Neuva York. (tags: Mexico food NewYork)

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links for 2006-10-13

Gothamist: Vendy Finalists: The Best of the Streets This one is especially for my cousin Ginny, who was completely appalled by street food when she visited New York. (tags: streetfood NewYork) Can this drink really burn calories as you guzzle … Continue reading

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links for 2006-10-11

The Observer | Review | What’s the best novel in the past 25 years? Our friends across the pond weigh in on the best British/English/UK/Commonwealth novel. Just before the Booker prize is announced tonight! (tags: books) Itty-bitty burger Granted, some … Continue reading

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links for 2006-10-10

Best hot chocolate in Paris For the Paris file, which is growing. . . . (tags: Paris food chocolate) Podcasting Tricks – Podcasting How-To Site Software for podcasting–my next project? (tags: podcasting) BBC – Languages – Homepage At last, a … Continue reading

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Profile of one of my heroes

            What could be better than reading Johnny Apple (who died last week) or reading about Johnny Apple, except maybe reading something Calvin Trillin wrote about Johnny Apple?                 … Continue reading

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links for 2006-10-04

Orangette: A public display of chickpeas Always on the lookout for good chana masala. . . . (tags: recipes Indian)

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