Author: John Watson

Try this Flavorful Triggerfish Recipe

Have you ever found yourself staring at the seafood counter, feeling like you’ve tried every fish in the ocean? Well, let me tell you about the time I decided to break away from my usual salmon routine and stumbled upon the delightfully unique triggerfish. This peculiar-looking swimmer isn’t just...

Asian Food Fest Cincinnati: A Culinary Journey

The wafting aromas of sizzling woks and steaming dumplings had me at hello. I remember the first time I set foot in the Asian Food Fest in Cincinnati; it was like stepping into a bustling street market in the heart of Bangkok. The vibrancy of colors, the symphony of...

Anoka Food Truck Festival Extravaganza

Ever since I could remember, my taste buds have been akin to adventurous sailors, constantly on the quest for new flavors to conquer. It was on one sunny Saturday that my culinary escapades led me to the Anoka Food Truck Festival Extravaganza. The mere thought of that smorgasbord of...

Get Creative with Pink Food Ideas

Have you ever stared at a plate of food and thought, “Wow, this could really use a splash of color”? That’s me, every single time I’m in the kitchen. My love affair with pink food started with a single, life-changing strawberry cupcake that was so adorable, it felt like...

Garlic Fried Rice Recipe: Flavorful Delight

When I was a wee lad, my grandmother would whip up a pan of garlic fried rice that could resurrect the dead with its aroma alone. It wasn’t just a dish; it was a sensory experience that danced on the taste buds and made the angels sing—or at least,...

Top 5 Worst Fast Food Places

Ever since my taste buds were traumatized by a soggy burger that could only be described as an insult to fast food everywhere, I’ve been on a mission. A mission to navigate the treacherous waters of quick-service restaurants, armed with nothing but a fork and an iron stomach. You...

Eating Healthy: Macro-Friendly Fast Food

I remember the days when my love for double cheeseburgers and extra-large fries was unmatched, but so was my waistline. It was a tumultuous love affair, filled with greasy wrappers and guilt trips. Then, as I embraced a healthier lifestyle, I found myself in a pickle: could I still...

Kami Japanese Restaurant, Surrey

I remember walking into Kami Japanese Restaurant for the very first time. It was one of those cold Surrey evenings when all you wanted was a bowl of ramen. And man, that Tonkotsu was like a treasure trove for me, whenever I tasted it. My taste buds did the...

Greek Delights at Las Vegas Food Festival

As I strolled through the bustling lanes of the Las Vegas Food Festival, the tantalizing aroma of oregano and lemon wafted through the air, guiding me like a siren song to the Greek Delights booth. It was a gastronomic odyssey I embarked upon, a quest for the ultimate souvlaki...

Perfect Pairing: Food and Beer in Venice

When I first set foot in Venice, it wasn’t the gondolas that stole my heart, but rather the symphony of flavors dancing across my palate. Picture this: I’m sitting by the Grand Canal, a plate of cicchetti in front of me, and the most harmonious brew in hand. It...

La Pancia Felice, Rome

When I first stumbled upon La Pancia Felice tucked away in the heart of Rome, I wasn’t expecting to find a gastronomic treasure chest. It was a serendipitous encounter that led me to what I now fondly call my ‘happy belly haven’. **Every bite** there felt like a culinary...

Savoring Corsica Food: A Mediterranean Delight

The moment my taste buds first danced with the flavors of Corsica, I knew I was in for a culinary journey unlike any other. Nestled in the heart of the Mediterranean, this French island is a gastronomic treasure trove that whispers tales of heritage through its robust and aromatic...

Healthy Start: Whole Foods Breakfast Bar

Ever had one of those mornings where your stomach growls louder than your alarm clock? That was me, every day, until I stumbled upon the game-changer: a whole foods breakfast bar. I’ll never forget that first bite of quinoa and chia seed pudding; it was like my taste buds...

Jerry’s Foods Woodbury: A Local Gem

When I first stumbled upon Jerry’s Foods in Woodbury, it wasn’t the colossal sign or the grand entrance that caught my eye. It was the tantalizing aroma of freshly baked bread that wafted through the air, seducing my senses and luring me in like a cartoon character floating towards...

The Best Restaurants in Surrey, England: Must-Visit Places

England is a great place for foodies, and Surrey, a county that is divided between cities and countryside, is one of the best places to try delicious local food. Personally, I love food, so I couldn’t wait to tell you about the best restaurants in Surrey that you have...

Dream Food Fest NJ: A Gastronomic Adventure

When I was a little tyke, my grandmother used to say, “The way to anyone’s heart is through their stomach.” Fast forward a few decades, and here I am, a living testament to granny’s wisdom, embarking on what I can only describe as a culinary odyssey. Enter the Dream...

Mamasita, Melbourne

I’ll never forget the day I stumbled upon Mamasita, a culinary gem tucked away in the bustling heart of Melbourne. My taste buds were in for a fiesta they’d never forget, and I’ve been a loyal patron ever since. **Mexican cuisine** has always been my Achilles heel, and Mamasita,...

Food Truck Delights at Columbus Fest

Every year, my taste buds embark on a culinary adventure that rivals the odyssey of Homer’s hero, except there are no sirens, just the siren call of sizzling delicacies from the bustling food trucks at Columbus Fest. It’s a journey that started by accident when my hunger pangs coincided...

Liberia Food: A Culinary Journey

When I first stumbled upon the vibrant flavors of Liberian cuisine, it was like a symphony of taste buds had awakened in my mouth. The rich, spicy stews and the unexpected sweetness of tropical fruits left me utterly enchanted. As someone who lives to eat, and not the other...

Café de Flore, Paris

As I meandered down the Boulevard Saint-Germain, the aroma of freshly ground coffee beans lured me like a siren song to the legendary Café de Flore. It wasn’t just the promise of a steaming cup of java that drew me in, but the rich tapestry of history woven into...