Monthly Archives: July 2016

Product Review: The Gracious Gourmet

Note: In exchange for a review, Bridgewater, Connecticut-based The Gracious Gourmet sent me three different spreads  – roasted eggplant tapenade, hatch chile pesto, and portobello mushroom tapenade.  All photos are courtesy of The Gracious Gourmet. After spending nearly 25 years in … Continue reading

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2016 New York Summer Fancy Food Show

The New York Summer Fancy Food Show returned in 2016 with a vengeance.  I became stuffed after the first three aisles – as opposed to the usual four – and found that once again, Tunisia, Bulgaria, Greece, and Korea were … Continue reading

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Idiosyncratic Indonesia

Oh, looks like we’ve been down this alliterative avenue before.  However, this time, we’ll paint Indonesia in a more playful light. I’ve gathered three photos that have amused me since coming across their subjects in Java last year…although one of those … Continue reading

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Product Reviews: Zesty Z, GoMacro, and ReGrained

Note: In exchange for a brief review, I received the following products: Today’s mentions include Zesty Z‘s zaatar, GoMacro‘s macro bars, and ReGrained‘s beer bars. I was first – as far as the memory bank is letting on – introduced to … Continue reading

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