Category Archives: Off The Menu

Timewarp Tuesday: Pizza party on

In case you missed it, I’m reposting reviews from my time at the Monterey Herald every Tuesday. Here’s my review of Carmel’s Vesuvio that appeared in the Go! section of the Monterey Herald on September 27, 2012. It’s been a … Continue reading

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Timewarp Tuesday: Cocina caliente

In case you missed it, I’m reposting reviews from my time at the Monterey Herald every Tuesday. Here’s my review of Pacific Grove’s Mando’s Restaurant that appeared in the Go! section of the Monterey Herald on November 14, 2012. Have … Continue reading

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Timewarp Tuesday: Time for Thai

In case you missed it, I’m reposting reviews from my time at the Monterey Herald every Tuesday. Here’s my review of Marina’s D’Anna Thai Kitchen that appeared in the Go! section of the Monterey Herald on November 21, 2012. From taquerias to trattorias, … Continue reading

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A night with the green fairy

Sunday night, Restaurant 1833 sent the holiday weekend out with a bang with a special menu of absinthe cocktails for the evening. Spirit smith Mike Lay hosted Anne Louis Marquis—Big Sur native and national brand representative for Pernod absinthe—and together … Continue reading

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Le Beaujolais Nouveau est arrivé!

Here’s an Extra Bite for this week’s column in Go! Magazine–an in-depth look at the Beaujolais Nouveau celebration at Bistro Moulin last weekend. In France, the third Thursday of November marks the arrival of the Beaujolais Nouveau, a light, fruity … Continue reading

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Cocina caliente

In case you missed it, here is my review of Mando’s Restaurant that appeared in last Thursday’s Go! section of the Monterey Herald. I’ll be reposting my reviews and stories from my weekly column for the Herald here on my blog along with extra photos that … Continue reading

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Encore une foie

In case you missed it, here are my thoughts on the next indulgent offal dish in line to replace foie gras that appeared in last Thursday’s Go! section of the Monterey Herald. I’ll be reposting my reviews and stories from … Continue reading

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