The brilliance of pancakes lies in their simplicity. But these flat doughy circles are capable of so much more – added fruit, chocolate chips, assorted syrup flavors and more. When you go too far down the pancake rabbit hole, you won’t have room for lunch! So for National Pancake Day, we’re giving you the best […]
Something that is all too common to me now never occurred to me while I was living in Europe: the doggy bag. The cultural phenomenon of taking food home is nearly absent from European restaurants, even though it has its origins in ancient Rome (the napkins that the Romans used for personal hygiene also turned […]
The way we eat around the world sets us apart more than you would think. I am not simply referring to the different foods we consume, but to the dining experience itself. Restaurants seem to be the culmination of cultural differences. Think about your most recent dining experience. Do you remember what you ate and […]
Did you know water can spark a conversation? Remember that nice cold glass of water that restaurants offer you free of charge? It turns out that this courtesy evaporates abroad. Surprised by a glass of water that I did not order, I learned quickly that dining in America is very possible without actually ordering any […]
If you’re traveling to the Southeast this fall, particularly to our Miami Beach, FL or Ocean City, MD area resorts, you’re in for a culinary treat. Restaurant Week and it’s many variations, are an annual tradition in many US cities throughout the year, and we have a couple you should check out this fall.