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Top Nut Contest with Temptery: Gourmet Nut & Chocolate Gifts

I have this strange affliction where I love to identify ingredients that are missing from things I taste, or ingredients that should be swapped. It’s weird but true. That is why when my friend, and owner of Temptery: Gourmet Nut Continue ...

Blog: Eat.Live.Blog.
Posted on: Sep 04, 2015 |  Original Post

Closing Out a Delicious 2014

I’ve been writing my year-end recaps the last few years (here’s 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013). Last year as I looked back at my Year of Gratitude, I said, I just know that 2014 will be delicious. And it was! This has been a very memorable ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Dec 29, 2014 |  Original Post

A New Way to Share Local Faves: the Findery

Beyond my Chicago Dining Page, I don’t do many restaurant reviews and local coverage in my blog posts. I used to, but taking a lot of pictures while eating out started taking the fun out of eating out. But that doesn’t mean that I ...

Blog: chefdruck.com
Posted on: Sep 10, 2014 |  Original Post

Gyu-Kaku, Brookline- Japanese BBQ

Gyu-Kaku is a Japanese chain that focuses on grilling your meat over open charcoal and gas flames. They have many locations in California, New York and internationally. The restaurant has mini-grills built into the tables, with seating for 151 ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Aug 18, 2014 |  Original Post

Steaks Across America – The Massachusetts Steak!

Creating a steak that represents Massachusetts is a big responsibility. I mean, how do you represent your state (sorry Florida) on a plate? But, LongHorn Steakhouse asked me to do just that to help promote their new Steaks Across America Continue ...

Blog: Eat.Live.Blog.
Posted on: Aug 15, 2014 |  Original Post

Dumpling House, Cambridge

When we heard Gourmet Dumpling House was opening a sister restaurant in Cambridge, we were thrilled. There aren’t not a lot of really good quality Chinese restaurants in Cambridge, so we hope it helps elevate the quality of Chinese food ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Aug 07, 2014 |  Original Post

Shabu & Mein, Cambridge

Shabu & Mein is a new shabu and ramen restaurant in Cambridge that opened about a month ago. It’s located very close to the Cambridge side Galleria, across the street from The Helmand and The Similians. This is the 9th … Continue ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Aug 06, 2014 |  Original Post

KO Pies, East Boston- Super Burger Bros Level 4 Pop-up

Almost two weeks ago, we went to the Level 4 burger pop up for Super Burger Bros. We had a great time at Super Burger Bros Level 3, so we were really looking forward to seeing what they would be … Continue reading →

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Aug 04, 2014 |  Original Post

Summer Reading 2014

Last year I made a list of my recommended books for summer reading (and a few years ago I wrote a list of my favorite food books). I'm continuing the tradition since it looks like many of you love to read, too, and I think you'll enjoy these books ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Jul 23, 2014 |  Original Post

Semi-Secret Menu Item at Del Frisco’s Grille

Before last week, I was only familiar with Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse. The upscale steakhouse chain is well-known, upscale, and always on-point. And then I discovered the “other” Del Frisco’s concept, Del ...

Blog: Eat.Live.Blog.
Posted on: Jul 19, 2014 |  Original Post

Strip T’s, Watertown- Dinner

Strip T’s is a restaurant that has a menu that is always evolving. We have really enjoyed our meals at the Watertown restaurant because there’s always something new to try. It’s a wonderful unique local eatery that can be popular ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 11, 2014 |  Original Post

WOW BBQ Restaurant, Malden- A First Look

On a rainy late Monday summer evening in between thunderstorms, we stopped in to try WOW BBQ restaurant. This is the brick and mortar Malden location of the popular food truck that has been making the rounds in Boston for … Continue reading ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 10, 2014 |  Original Post

Maxwell’s 148, Natick

Maxwell’s 148 is a hidden Metrowest gem of a restaurant located on Route 135 in Natick, MA. They specialize in Asian-Italian fusion. Sometimes you can see Chef Mitchell Maxwell himself, checking up on tables, adding a personal touch to a ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 09, 2014 |  Original Post

Mi Pueblito Restaurant, East Boston

Mi Pueblito is a colorful authentic Salvadoran restaurant nearby Logan airport. They make delicious inexpensive Salvadoran fare that is very family friendly. Like most Spanish restaurants in the area, the food is a mix of different Latin American ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 06, 2014 |  Original Post

Island Creek Oyster Bar, Kenmore Square- Another Revisit

What more can we say about Island Creek Oyster Bar? We don’t want to sound repetitive however. In a nutshell, it’s a lovely modern space with a great bar in Kenmore Square that makes solid seafood dishes and good cocktails, … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 05, 2014 |  Original Post

Seoul, Beacon Hill, Boston

Seoul is the former Ma Soba, with a new name, the same owners, and a new cook. They have an extensive traditional Korean menu is and there is a lot of variety to choose from. Honestly, the Korean restaurants in … Continue reading →

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 04, 2014 |  Original Post

Akai Ryu, Cambridge- A First Look

Akai Ryu has been open for almost two weeks now. This new shabu shabu and sushi restaurant is located on the second floor next to the 24 hour Walgreen’s in Porter Square. They do not have their liquor license yet but aim to obtain … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 02, 2014 |  Original Post

Kirkland Tap & Trotter, Somerville- Dinner

Kirkland Tap & Trotter has been on my list of new places to try for the past year. I’ve been meaning to go to but haven’t had a chance to stop in until now. This new American style restaurant is … Continue reading →

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jul 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Cameo Macaron Food Truck, Boston

Here at BakingMeHungry headquarters, we have an obsession with macarons. They’re one of our favorite delicate confections. We caught the Cameo Macaron food truck at the corner of Stuart Street and Trinity Place in Back Bay the other Friday ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 26, 2014 |  Original Post

Pho Viet’s, Allston- Banh Mi

Pho Viet’s is one of many mom and pop Vietnamese restaurants in the Boston area. They are located in the Hong Kong market food court. If you ever happen to find yourself hungry in Allston with only a few bucks … Continue reading →

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 25, 2014 |  Original Post

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