Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Fancy Burger Chronicles: Minetta Tavern

The first issue that needs to be addressed is price. Minetta Tavern’s “Black Label Burger” costs $26. So let me start by saying this: Not unreasonable. It has occurred to me that I write about New York restaurants more than … Continue reading

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And Here Is A Photo of…

…an empty pool in New York at night.  

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Taco More

When we walked into Taco More, the phrase “stranger in a strange land” popped into my head. Located in a nondescript stretch of North Austin, Taco More is just what it sounds like: a basic taco joint. But it’s also … Continue reading

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How Are You Guys Not Three Hundred Pounds?

That seems to be the recurring question we get asked by people who visit us from out of town or come over for dinner. I believe it was thrown out there when we served some friends this apple pie a … Continue reading

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Surprise Tacos!

As if by magic, a taco truck appeared in front of our house yesterday. I’m not going to try to explain it. I’m just going to assume that I have magical powers and whenever I will it, I can make … Continue reading

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New York All To Ourselves: Osteria Morini

Crowds are inevitable in New York–or so we thought until we visited during one of the recent blizzards up there. We arrived right after about a foot of snow was dumped on the city. It felt like a zombie movie. … Continue reading

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