Travel Food // Coffee in the USA

In 2013 I spent six months in Australia where my coffee snob rating scaled off the charts. Those Aussies know how to make a good flat white and bad coffee just does not exist. Cape Town has, over the years, also developed a love for a good brew and it is now fairly easy to […]

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Travel Food // Maine to Philly

I’ve neglected my travel posts lately as I’ve been focussing on sharing some great recipes and improving my food photography. But I need to get back to it to round off our US trip before moving onto some of the other exciting culinary experiences we’ve had elsewhere in the world. So – where were we? […]

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Travel Food // Cape Cod

After six nights of city slicking, it was time for us to slow down the pace of our holiday and head for the coast. The peninsula of Cape Cod to be exact. Arriving at our accommodation in Eastham we were delighted to find a comprehensive list of restaurants in the area put together by the […]

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Travel Food // Boston Part 2: Mamaleh’s & Row 34

So, this is part two of our Boston favourites. They don’t need much introduction so I’ll dive right in. Mamaleh’s Delicatessen Mamaleh’s is a Jewish Deli in Cambridge. The day we visited we had been walking around MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and were caught in a huge downpour. Needless to say we spent a […]

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Travel Food // Boston Part 1: Mike’s Pastry & Ernesto’s Pizza

I have decided to combine my favourite Boston restaurants into a two-post series. I fear if I continue posting restaurants one by one it may take me months to get through just our USA trip (which was only 2 weeks!), given all the great food we ate. My highlights from Boston feature establishments all across […]

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Travel Food // New York: Momofuku Ssam Bar

This is my last post on New York and what better way to end it than with a review of the Momofuku Ssam Bar. The Momofuku empire consists of a number of restaurants in New York and globally. The group is owned by David Chang whose stardom has sky-rocketed since the launch of his Netflix […]

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Travel Food // New York: Russ & Daughters

Russ & Daughters is a New York institution. It has been at its 179 East Houston Street location in the Lower East Side since 1920 and been owned by four generations of the Russ family. The store is known for its smoked fish, caviar, baked goods and specialty foods. Russ & Daughters first became known […]

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Travel Food // New York: Eataly

This trip was my third to New York. The first was as a poor student and the second a couple of years ago soon after Christmas during the height of winter. This was one was our first trip to the Big Apple in Summer and what a treat it was! Within a couple of hours […]

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Travel Food // ‘Welcome to New York’

Weddings are a fantastic thing! Particularly the honeymoon part. While my husband and I went on a short local honeymoon straight after our wedding in February, we saved our leave (and dollars!) for a summer trip to one of our favourite destinations – New York. New York was our first stop on our road trip […]

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