Monthly Archives: August 2011

Moby Dick

Wednesday night, I met up with a lovely group of bloggers, some new to me and some I’ve known for a while, at Moby Dick, a Persian restaurant near Symphony in Boston. This dinner was spearheaded by Joe. Joe discovered … Continue reading

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Verna’s

And so continues my quest to try the best of Boston’s donuts. The newest spot, Verna’s, is a place I’ve walked and driven past dozens and dozens of times, but had not so much as walked in until last week. From the … Continue reading

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Cafe Chew and a Cape Cod Day Trip

Last week, Dave and I took a day trip to the lower cape. I’d only been to the cape once before, to Provincetown on a senior week trip, so it still holds a lot of novelty for me. We got … Continue reading

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Bedford Farms Ice Cream

One of the things I am happy to say I have taken advantage of this summer is the wealth of roadside ice cream stands in Massachusetts. I’d had Bedford Farms on my list of places to visit. This recent Chronicle … Continue reading

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Cow & Crumb Baking Co

Back in June, I sampled dish after dish at Taste of Cambridge. One sweet treat that I distinctly remember tasting was the cranberry orange white chocolate cookie from area baker Cow & Crumb. A few weeks ago, I had the chance … Continue reading

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Dough Raise Me Brownies

Dave’s Fresh Pasta is a favorite store of mine for many reasons, not the least of which are their excellent pastas and extensive cheese collection. DFP is also a gem of a shop because of their varied selection of locally-made … Continue reading

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A Sneak Peak at Catalyst

On Monday afternoon I met up with William Kovel, chef of the soon-to-be-opened Catalyst restaurant in Kendall Square, for a sneak peak at the space. I learned of Catalyst for the first time back in April when Chef Kovel presented … Continue reading

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