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Looking for a Boston area restaurant...

by Bob M. 15 days ago

I'm looking for a Boston area restaurant for a party of four to have a nice pre-holiday dinner. I like small intimate...


thimes commented 8 days ago

A Basic, Everyday Wine for Italian Pasta Dishes?

by sylvan 20 days ago

I don't drink and know nothing about wines. I'd like to know a basic, everyday wine I can use for deglazing and for I...


sylvan commented 9 days ago

DUO's Rum Baba - May be the BEST TASTING store bought dessert this year?

by Charles Yu 27 days ago

This high-tech looking, sophisticately constructed, amazingly tasting and super-moist " Passion fruit, Pineapple Rum ...

Charles Yu

Charles Yu commented 19 days ago

Patisserie Angelica in Sebastopol

by mamachef 8 years ago

I've seen some astounding looking cakes and confections on the website, and I'm wondering, does anybody out there hav...

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 29 days ago

What to serve with boeuf bourguignon?

by helenheaven 9 years ago

I'm having a 10-person dinner party soon and to save effort, etc, I'm making a basic boueuf bourguignon that I've mad...


Harters commented 2 months ago

The 3 Grand Cuisines

by Chinon00 12 years ago

I once read an article that stated that there are 3 grand cuisines on earth: French, Chinese, and Turkish. And accor...


shaca87 commented 2 months ago

Anyone Remember the French Restaurant on Beacon St. Brookline

by Jill1966 3 years ago

There was a french restaurant when I was in college in the late 80's on Beacon Street in Brookline. I believe Vinny T...


AD1 commented 2 months ago

Help with "wine sauce" in Turkey Casserole recipe in JULIA CHILD & COMPANY

by Emilybh 3 years ago

Do any of you have this cookbook or any of Julia Child's cookbooks with this recipe or something similar? There is...


janniecooks commented 3 months ago

Etats Unis | Carmel-by-the-Sea

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Finding the newly opened, The Stationaery closed

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Melanie Wong commented 3 months ago

Kouign Aman ---- somebody must be baking them in Toronto

by Island Girl 6 years ago

I searched the Chowhound threads and I've done all sorts of Google searches but nothing is jumping out to say that a ...


AaronD85 commented 4 months ago

Boston's best fine dining, food wise

by pigletthepug 5 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...


ian9139 commented 4 months ago

Some of my Singapore restaurants' reviews

by Bu Pun Su 2 years ago

Under the new Chowhound forums format, sometimes I got difficulties to find the old reviews of certain restaurants. B...


Bu Pun Su commented 4 months ago

The most-starred chef has passed away

by janniecooks 4 months ago

"Joel Robuchon, the world's most-starred Michelin chef who tore down kitchen walls to give diners new insights into t...


damiano commented 4 months ago

Best French restaurant in Ontario I can bring my own wine?

by newtothegame 5 months ago

Normally I'm a wine pairing tasting menu type - it's my favorite way to dine, BUT.. I was given some 2005 GrandCru B...


estufarian commented 5 months ago

Bell's Restaurant | Los Alamos

by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Cool! Speaking of the closed Bell Street Farm cafe, I'd read this piece that the new owners plan to reopen March ...

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 5 months ago

Dinner Avenue/Lawrence

by Apprentice 5 months ago

Any suggestions? Ideally in between 401 and Eglinton (north/south), and Bathurst and Bayview (east/west). Ideall...


Apprentice commented 5 months ago

June 2014 COTM - My Paris Kitchen: Main Courses (Plats)

by delys77 4 years ago

Greetings all! Please use this thread to post your reviews of the following: Main Courses (Plats) Remember t...


loveyournoms commented 5 months ago

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