Photo of the Day: July 17, 2018

A beer-tasting at Free Will Brewing Co. which has a place in Peddler’s Village. Justin and I shared this, and to be quite honest, did not enjoy a single one. They were way too bitter (and only one was an IPA).

Photo of the Day: July 15, 2018

You won’t find these in New Jersey. We had an Indian-themed pot-luck event at the museum a few weeks ago, and a representative from Frito-Lay brought along a case of these.

Photo of the Day: July 14, 2018

A simple and delicious recipe. Coat chicken cutlets in seasoned flour, then pan-fry them in a mixture of butter and olive oil. After that, top with asparagus and the cheese of your choosing (Swiss and Provolone work best), and stick them in the oven until melted. This was a dish my mom borrowed from a…

Photo of the Day: July 10, 2018

When was the last time you saw a Pu Pu Platter with sterno? Not since the glory days of Ruby Palace have I been served one in a Chinese restaurant. And yes, it makes a difference when giving the ribs and beef on a stick a little extra char. This one is from House of…

Photo of the Day: July 8, 2018

I was called into action a few hours before the Meerwald (pictured yesterday) set sail on an evening dinner cruise in partnership with the museum. Some hors d’ouevres needed prepping. Pictured is my creation. While my friend Lynn made the crab salad topping, I was tasked with cutting the cucumbers into 80 thin slices and…

Photo of the Day: July 6, 2018

Last month’s Latin American food adventureĀ in Perth Amboy was capped off with a quick visit to La Terrazza for an ice-cold Modelo to beat the summer heat.

Photo of the Day: July 5, 2018

Probably the best food I’ve had at a baseball game. This was a beef brisket burrito salad bowl thing that wasn’t half bad.