Steak


July 11, 2016

The Best Meal We Had in Spain: Steak at Bar Nestor, San Sebastian

by Kayoko Akabori

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Last month Johnny and I went on our honeymoon. We pride ourselves on being non-traditionalists, so we avoided taking the trip for a while.

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August 6, 2013

Postcard from San Francisco: Steak Americana

by Kayoko Akabori

An annual treat.

HOUSE OF PRIME RIB
1906 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94109
T: 415.885.4605

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September 27, 2012

Japanify: Steak Sauce

by Yoko Kumano

Whenever I go see my 92 year-old grandma and have a conversation over tea, she drops all kinds of wisdom bombs on me.

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April 8, 2011

Old School Eats: Smoke House (LA)

by Sarah Nevada

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The Smoke House is the sort of place where old-timey execs sip their nightcaps as they wait for their retirement (“I gave the best years of my life to this place”) and where awkward co-workers carry on as if they are passing through town for work, treating their affairs as fleeting, one night romances.

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December 28, 2010

Old School Eats: Wet Lunch @ Pacific Dining Car (LA)

by Sarah Nevada

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Why are old things, places, clothes, movies, books, more interesting than what’s available to us today?

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September 16, 2008

Do the Gyu, OG Style (Ishigaki)

by Yoko Kumano

My third blog entry on my trip to Ishigaki Island in Okinawa is about beef. Since moving to Japan, I realize just how beef-obsessed the Japanese are.

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April 24, 2008

umamichatter: Diner Makes Best Steak in US (NYC)

by Kayoko Akabori

kayoko (1:51:48 PM): tell me about that steak you had at Diner

amira (1:53:19 PM): ahh
kayoko (1:51:53 PM): Matt said it was awesome
amira (1:53:21 PM): sure
amira (1:53:30 PM): absolutely the best steak I’ve had in the States
amira (1:53:35 PM): Better than Peter Lugers
kayoko (1:52:08 PM): WOW
amira (1:53:42 PM): because it wasn’t as scorched on the outside
amira (1:53:55 PM): I think the blessing is that its grass-fed
amira (1:53:59 PM): and the way they age it
amira (1:54:00 PM): amazing
amira (1:54:07 PM): melt in your mouth amazing
kayoko (1:52:42 PM): do you know how that is?

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