I repeat, Eataly has an opening date! Eataly Boston, located in the Prudential Center, will be opening next month on November 29. Still a ways away, but exciting to know we’ll be able to access it and try all the foods after Thanksgiving break ends! You can check out Eater Boston’s account of the interior… Continue reading Eataly has an opening date!
I was quite lazy about grocery shopping this week. Or, in other words, I pantry shopped. That is, I made food out of what I was able to find in my pantry. One of the best dishes I made this week was cacio e pepe, a Roman dish that literally translates to “cheese and pepper.”… Continue reading A Simple Dish
While in Florence, I learned to make many dishes, including Bucatini all’Amatriciana (a Roman specialty), Cantucci Toscani (a Tuscan specialty), and Linguine alle Vongole con Limone Candito (a Campanian dish featured in my header). I tried to recreate the dish this week using ingredients from Stop & Shop, but it didn’t come out as pretty… Continue reading Trying again
Each month, Boston-native ice cream shop J.P. Licks features a special set of flavors that can only be ordered for the course of that month. Originally based in Jamaica Plain, the chain has shops all over Boston. I perused the One Brigham Circle location, a shop surrounded by colleges and constantly filled with customers, even on… Continue reading Flavor of the Month
Perusing through The Foodie Miles food blog run by Yulia (last name not included; check out the link in blogroll), one may currently find her adventures through New Orleans. But, with a few more glances, one might find this hidden treasure: the best pizza in Boston. Yulia’s suggestion is MAST‘, an Italian restaurant in Beacon Hill. In… Continue reading a MAST’ try
Back in August, Eater posted a running list of new restaurants set to open around Boston this fall. Here are the Italian hot spots on the list, spreading over Boston proper and into Cambridge as well. Sulmona Ristoranti: Run by the same chef-owner of Amelia’s Trattoria, this restaurant will be located in Kendall Square. No opening… Continue reading New Bostalian Eateries
Ridi, ridi, che mamma ha fatto i gnocchi. – Italian proverb. This past weekend, a couple of friends and I made plans to meet at the Boston Public Market to pick up cheese, visit the Boston Museum of Science for College Night, then head to the North End for some good ole’ Italian food together afterwards. Of course,… Continue reading More thoughts on sauce