Queens


February 2, 2012

Great UM Noodletown: Drunken Noodles @ SriPraPhai (NYC)

by Kayoko Akabori

Drunken Noodles

Drunken noodles at SriPraPhai in Woodside, Queens. From Umamiventure #4 in 2007. The savory hot sweetness of the dish still hovers in my memory.

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September 30, 2009

Culinography: The Vendys (NYC)

by Erin Gleeson

This is a red velvet cupcake topped with apple chips from Cupcake Stop at The Vendy Awards last weekend at the Queens Museum of Art.

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August 25, 2009

Culinography: Ball Park Eats

by Erin Gleeson

Who doesn’t love a hot dog at a ball game in the summer? The new Mets Stadium, Citifield, has some seriously good eats.

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February 13, 2009

Fridgin’ Out: Astoria, QNZ

by Tyson Kubota

Hey everyone, sorry it’s been so long since I last posted. Here’s my fridge door, replete with post-its, film schedules, receipts, etc.

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October 24, 2008

Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. III

by Kayoko Akabori

Preface:
Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. I
Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. II

GOLDEN MALL
41-28 Main Street
Queens, NY


ON THE DUMPLINGS


YAMAHOMO
Dumplings were tasty, but to me a bit too chive heavy.

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Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. II

by Kayoko Akabori

Preface: Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. I

DUMPLING TIME

Zhu Ji Guo Tie
40-52 Main Street (Entrance on 41st Avenue)
T: 718.358.6265


YAMAHOMO
They tasted good, and damn cheap.

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October 23, 2008

Umamiventure #13: Flushing Food Circuit, Pt. I

by Kayoko Akabori

I’m back!!! I have been terribly UM delinquent- it’s been totally crazy over here in the last two weeks, what with trying to finish up stuff at work (impossible) and packing up 6 years of my NYC life into little cardboard boxes (unfathomable).

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September 2, 2008

Salad Cracker “Pizzas” at the US Open

by Kayoko Akabori


Went to the US Open on Friday- it was so neat! It’s a NY event that I’ve been wanting to do for a long time, so at the 11th hour, I snagged 2 day tickets from a coworker for me and Mariana.

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May 29, 2008

Umamiventure #10: Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden

by Kayoko Akabori

Despite the rainy, chilly weather, quite a few people came out for our monthly food field trip, this time to the infamous Czech beer hall, Bohemian, in Astoria, Queens.

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March 12, 2008

“It’s Fried!”

by Kayoko Akabori

Went to Elias Corner for Fish the other night- a reputable Greek seafood joint in Queens that Aya wrote about a few months back.

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