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The Must-Attend American Beer Fests of 2019

Taking a cue from the world of music, the craft beer industry is currently in a festival frenzy. No matter where you live or the style of beer you prefer, there are a number of sudsy gatherings scheduled...
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Table Talk with Chef Anita Lo: LGBTQ+ Pride Edition

The Chowhound Team
by The Chowhound Team 22 days ago

To list ALL of Chef Anita Lo's awards and credentials would take quite a bit of time as the celebrated Chinese-American chef from Birmingham, Michigan has a culinary resume to rival anyone in the i...

Cow Marlowe | Cow Hollow - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 20 days ago

After the faulty service experience in December at Kaiyo, I just wanted to get out of there. I walked down the street to the newly opened Cow Marlowe. It’s in the former Eastside West and one of t...

Breadbelly | Inner Richmond District - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 21 days ago

Open since year-end, Breadbelly was my first pick to catch-up over lunch with a chef friend in April. Trying to avoid the crowds, we dropped in mid-morning only to find every table in the small caf...

Light and Modern?

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by farthing 1 month ago

Looking for good midtown restaurants for light and modern new American style food. Not precious succession of tiny portions like Per Se. Preferably quiet too. Thanks.

Tribute to Zephyr Wright, White House Chef for LBJ's Administration

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

" . . . Zephyr Wright’s legacy is among the longest-lasting in the White House Kitchen. Unlike Verdon, Wright’s debut didn’t make the front page of the New York Times. Julia Child never mentioned W...

Vietnam summit menus

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

" . . . Trump attended a working lunch with Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, where the menu was Vietnamese and significantly more dedcadent: Course 1: Fresh shredded green mango sal...

Why is Boston food so bland?

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by MLouis 4 years ago

I recently moved to Boston from the mid-Atlantic, and am struck by how bland the food is here. I live in Brookline, and keep trying highly rated restaurants (according to Yelp) and have been disapp...

Restaurant near NE Parkway (toll road) between DIA and Boulder

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by susanmoulder 10 months ago

Looking for a decent restaurant near toll road from Denver airport to Boulder. Flight arriving around 5pm so don’t want to get into rush hour traffic in Denver. Any suggestions on “normal” food? Pr...

Posting American recipes on a U.K. Site

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by Traveler1946 10 months ago

For the last 4 months I have ben posting American recipes on a U.K. site. That went over like a lead balloon. They seem stuck with the same foods that their ancestors ate and are quite unwilling to...

If you live in Europe, what American products do you crave? [Moved from International board]

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by Nicole 11 years ago

We are about to visit relatives in the Netherlands and would like to bring some food products for them. But given that most things seem to taste better over there, we're not sure what to bring! W...

Boston's best fine dining, food wise

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by pigletthepug 12 months ago

We dined at Le Bernandin when were in NYC 2 weeks ago and really fell in love with their food. The flavors were deep but delicate. We could taste the care and technique that went into each dish. ...

The best of the best!

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by BLover33 11 months ago

Need a wow restaurant that I can get a reservation at next Monday. Price not an issue. Anywhere in Manhattan. Italian, Meditarranean or American preferred but open to all cuisines other than Asian....

Half Pig Head @ Social in Costa Mesa

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

For my visit to Laguna Beach last month, my host had planned a barbecue at home with some friends on Sunday. But the Aliso Fire that broke out Saturday afternoon cancelled that plan. Instead, one o...

Pico Restaurant @ Los Alamos General Store

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last week I dropped into Pico Restaurant as one of the few options open on Wednesday night after cutting short my visit to Norman. https://www.chowhound.com/post/norman-restaurant-bar-skyview-motel...

Norman Restaurant & Bar | Skyview Motel - Los Alamos

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Dinner options in Los Alamos are fairly limited on Wednesday nights. Norman Restaurant & Bar in the newly renovated Skyview Motel is new and one of the few places that is open. I was alerted that i...

Snappy Patty's West Medford: An early report

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by UnclePH 5 years ago

We stopped into Snappy Patty's this past Friday evening. It was only their second day after opening their doors so I'm offering this very early report with more to come after additional visits. ...

Unfancy dinner near Nat'l African American Museum

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by somervilleoldtimer 1 year ago

Will pick up my daughter after her visit to the museum, then we will want dinner and a glass of adult beverage. Is there anyplace near that's not too pricy. Happy for Thai, Indian, etc., as well ...

European style butter vs. regular every day U.S.butter

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by Kristine 14 years ago

Sorry if it's a stupid question, but I've never had it, and there are quite a few postings that mention it (from Trader Joes of course)So I would like to give it a try. My question is what exactly ...

Housemade Ice Cream @ Velvet Grill & Creamery | Lodi

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

My final stop before leaving Lodi was the Velvet Grill & Creamery to try the housemade ice cream I'd read about. I tasted the peppermint and mocha almond fudge flavors before choosing. The ice crea...

Protégé Opening in Palo Alto

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

A shy chowhound in Palo Alto reports that Protégé is ready to open. Friends and family event tonight, then the plan is to open to the public on Tuesday, March 20. Not yet accepting reservations, wa...