Category Archives: epic

The most incredible breakfast sandwich at Hi*Rise in Denver, CO

Egg, cheese and bacon biscuit sandwich at Hi Rise in Denver, CO

  The best bacon, egg, and cheese biscuit I’ve ever had in my life. I bought an extra biscuit to take back to San Francisco with me, and was given it for free (“all you want is just a biscuit?”) … I’m hungry! {read more}

Califia Farms

Califia Farms almond milk and iced coffee

These are, left to right, the best iced coffee I’ve ever tasted and my new favorite brand of almond milk, both made by Califia Farms. Taste aside, just look at that typography.

kouign amann

kouign-amann top

Kouign-amann is something else. In the form above, it’s a delicate pastry sitting on a slightly burnt caramelized bottom that breaks into golden shards when you bite into it. Inside, a buttery syrupy center is surrounded by soft and chewy … I’m hungry! {read more}

cronut

Cronut, side view

Last Friday, Dominique Ansel Bakery announced it would be adding a new pastry to its menu: the cronut, officially trademarked today. Here it is again, ungracefully cut into quarters. The flaky, donut-shaped, vanilla cream filled indulgence sells for $5 and … I’m hungry! {read more}

Potlikker

steak dish at Potlikker in Brooklyn, NY

Potlikker brought more wonderful food to Williamsburg when it opened up this spring, along with clambake Sundays and some of the most memorable dishes I’ve ever eaten. The menu is seasonal and everything tastes extra fresh and flavorful, and the … I’m hungry! {read more}