Link Love

LinkLove

Butter Taste Test // Does this link really need an explanation?  

Coco Jack // This is the first item I’ve seen on Shark Tank that I would actually buy!  It makes opening those yummy coconuts at the grocery easier and not to mention safer.

Powdered Alcohol // Does this sound like a good or bad idea to you?

NYC Coffee by Subway Stop // Awesome map curated by a reddit user showing the best coffee places in NY by subway stop.  This map is great for coffee aficionados like me!  Every city should have this!

Never Fail Biscuits // I just recently found the amazingness that is King Arthur Flour and can’t wait to try out this simple biscuit recipe!

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DC Eats: Le Diplomate

Le Diplomate Foie Gras Parfait

Le Diplomate 
1601 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20009 

After what seems to be a never-ending winter, this weekend seemed to be a nice reprieve with semi-decent weather and a great opportunity to go brunching!  Some of you might remember my post a while back about the California Lifting the Ban on  on Foie Gras.  Ever since then, I’ve been craving for foie gras.  So I decided to visit one of my favorite brunch spots in DC: Le Diplomate.  This place has such a quintessential french bistro feel and great food to match!  One of the items I’ve been eyeing for awhile is the Foie Gras Parfait…

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New York Eats: Momofuku Ssam Bar

momofuku ssam pork buns

Momofuku Ssäm Bar
207 2nd Ave,
New York, NY 10003

Every once in a while, you eat a meal that changes your perspective.  It’s just that mind-blowing meal where everything in the world that didn’t make sense before becomes common knowledge to you.  Momofuku Ssam Bar is where I had one of those meals.

During a recent trip to New York, I was in the mood for duck, so I thought I would check out the Ssam Bar.  Now, I’ve been to David Chang’s other restaurant before (Noodle Bar), and although it was good, it wasn’t overly impressive.  Needless to say, I had low expectations for this meal, but thought I would give it a try.

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