Tag Archives: Dessert

Indian street food in Malaysia

I just had the best Indian food I've eaten since….well, since I lived in India. The street food scene in Penang is world famous and my first taste of it definitely lives up to the hype. I had read about … Continue reading

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Decadent French desserts

They taunt you from behind shop windows. They dare you to step inside and have a closer look, knowing full well that you won’t be able to resist their charms when you see them in their full glory. They are … Continue reading

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Macaron madness

If you breathe too deeply, your macaron will collapse. If it is raining outside, it will crack. If an extra drop of water lands in the mixing bowl, it will never rise. Macarons can smell your fear and they punish … Continue reading

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Cantinetta Luca

Carmel, California Luca was an unexpected delight.  My husband and I were looking for a casual pizza restaurant on Sunday night of Memorial Day weekend and we wandered into Luca without reservations.  The hosts were extremely friendly and moved a … Continue reading

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Simplethings sandwich & pie shop

West Hollywood, Los Angeles Simplethings gets all the details right.  When you walk in the door, the first thing you see is the pleasantly-lit display case filled with delicious looking pies, sitting prominently at the front of the restaurant.  You … Continue reading

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Kitchen 24

West Hollywood, Los Angeles I could not be more excited to have a 24-hour restaurant walking distance from my apartment in West Hollywood. Even if that 24-hour restaurant had a neon pink theme to match the pink of the Ramada … Continue reading

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Cooks County

West Hollywood, Los Angeles Cooks County is hands down my new favorite restaurant.  As someone who eats out at least seven meals a week, this is no small feat.  Before I get to the food – which is fantastic – … Continue reading

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