January 7, 2011

Cheese du Jour: Formaggio, Boston Style

by Amanda Maddox

What does a cheesemonger do on Christmas vacation? If that holiday involves traveling to Boston, then it means paying a first-time visit to South End Formaggio. In my estimation, South End Formaggio and its parent store Formaggio Kitchen (in Cambridge, Mass.) are among the finest purveyors of cheese, wine, charcuterie, condiments, and the like in […]

April 22, 2009

Clio at the James Beard House

by Erin Gleeson

A couple weeks ago, Jonathan and I took his Grandmother to dinner at the James Beard House for her birthday. We had a deliciously good time tasting the culinary delights from the chefs at Boston’s Clio. The next time I’m in Boston, I’ll definitely be stopping by! Dinner Menu & Wine Pairings: Smoking Salmon with […]

September 17, 2008

Ice Creaming in Boston

by Kayoko Akabori

Went to Boston this weekend to visit my super pals Alda, Jade and Mo. I pranced around Cambridge (I’m not supposed to call it Boston, am I??) all weekend pretending to be smart, which took a lot of work, so ultimately I just ate and slept in excess. It’s hard being me, I know. Besides […]

April 30, 2008

Larry Kardish Goes to O Ya (Boston)

by Kayoko Akabori

It was brought to my attention that I may have come across as pretentious and obnoxious last week in my “Making Fun of Times Dining” post. And although I feel that the NY Times editorial staff needs to be called out once in a while, simply for the fact that it has so much POWER […]