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Giada’s – Cromwell Hotel :: Las Vegas

Giada’s – Cromwell Hotel :: Las Vegas

By Ava Stochinsky on May 22, 2016Comments (0)

My sister and I just returned from an amazing trip to Vegas. We both donated a bit of dough to a variety of casinos, but people tell me the odds are stacked against us?? I am beginning to thin there may be something to that. It is open air on the corner of Las Vegas […] read more»

The 7 Question Interview – Chef Bruce Sherman- The North Pond Restaurant – Chicago, IL

The 7 Question Interview – Chef Bruce Sherman- The North Pond Restaurant – Chicago, IL

By Ava Stochinsky on April 04, 2016Comments (0)

I don`t think there is a more picturesque setting for a restaurant in Chicago. We feel very fortunate that their head Chef, Bruce Sherman, took the time to answer our questions. What is your earliest memory of loving food? Comfort food comes to mind – braised lamb shanks at around seven years old, potato-stuffed veal […] read more»

Herringbone at Aria – Las Vegas, Nevada

Herringbone at Aria – Las Vegas, Nevada

By Ava Stochinsky on February 15, 2016Comments (0)

Herringbone has now a dazzling new location at Aria Resort. In its desert home at Las Vegas, the grand Aria is famous for its intricate combination of restaurants and cuisines of various origins. It is home to the timeless Italian cuisine Carbone restaurant and to the Corner View : cafe for exquisite breakfast. It has […] read more»

Tom Colicchio`s Heritage Steak :: Las Vegas

Tom Colicchio`s Heritage Steak :: Las Vegas

By Ava Stochinsky on March 08, 2015Comments (0)

This is my Vegas go-to restaurant. The menu is not overdone, i.e. good selection but not so large that the kitchen is in mass production mode. We ordered a 8oz A5 Wagyu strip to share as an app. One bite and it ruined any other steak I will ever eat again. Recommend any of the […] read more»

The 7 Question Interview – Chef Derek France- The Drafting Table – Atlanta, GA

The 7 Question Interview – Chef Derek France- The Drafting Table – Atlanta, GA

By Ava Stochinsky on February 25, 2015Comments (0)

A huge thank you to Chef France for taking the time to answer our questions. He is the head chef at a a relatively new gastropub in Atlanta. Well worth a visit. He also matched 3 out of 5 of my favorite ingredients (I would of left out the ginger and duck). What is your […] read more»

Ship Out To Kimpton Hotel Group’s Argonaut Hotel :: San Francisco

Ship Out To Kimpton Hotel Group’s Argonaut Hotel :: San Francisco

By Janice Nieder on August 23, 2014Comments (0)

Good evening, folks. This is your Captain speaking. Whether you’re a sophisticate, sporty type, or just a small fry, we recommend you set your course for San Francisco’s Fisherman Wharf and drop anchor for a few nights at the Argonaut Hotel. Run by those stellar life-style know-it-alls at the Kimpton Hotel Group you’re gonna love […] read more»

Savor the Sumptuous Dining at Se San Diego Hotel

Savor the Sumptuous Dining at Se San Diego Hotel

By Ava Stochinsky on February 01, 2014Comments (1)

Your stay in Se San Diego reaches a new height with the heavenly dining experience amidst a brand new world of culinary delights. Among the in-house restaurants, one of the popular haven for the foodies is the Suite & Tender. This eating outlet provides you with a succulent experience of some of the best steaks […] read more»

Pub Grub with Two Michelin Stars – Marlow,UK

Pub Grub with Two Michelin Stars – Marlow,UK

By Ava Stochinsky on December 15, 2013Comments (0)

This is unheard of for a pub to have one Michelin start, let alone two. If you are looking for a Sommelier to be hovering around you’ll be disappointed. You will have to cross the pond and head to the picturesque town of Marlow, to the Hand and Flower pub. I first came across this […] read more»