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    Cuban Coffee | Coffee Monday

    Though coffee production in Cuba has declined greatly since the 1950s,  Cuban coffee is still well-known around the world, and drinking it is an important part of Cuban culture. The first coffee plantations in…

    April 25, 2016
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    Cold Brew Coffee Obsession

    In honor of the warmer weather we’ve been having, I want to talk about my newest coffee obsession–cold brew. Specifically, the Toddy Cold Brew Coffee Maker that I got for Christmas (thanks dad!) and…

    February 29, 2016
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    9 Essential Food Books

    I love reading about food almost as much as I love eating it. From delving behind the scenes in chef memoirs to learning the history of ingredients, reading stories of recipes to learning how to…

    January 13, 2016
  • Food Travel

    Where to Eat, Drink, and Wander in Barcelona

    Isn’t it interesting how cities transmit certain energies? In New York, you can’t help but feel motivated, a little frenetic, and like you’re at the center of the world. Rome feels safe and cozy,…

    January 7, 2016
  • Coffee Monday

    Coffee Monday | Exeter Street Bakery

    It’s Monday, and I’m working from my favorite neighborhood coffee shop. While in London, I’m living in Finsbury Park, which luckily for me has some great cafes, a wonderful Roman restaurant (coming to the blog soon),…

    October 26, 2015
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    Thanasis Kebab

    Thanasis Kebab was the culmination of a week of eating and entertainment from Charis Kondylis, the spirited owner of Peter’s Cafe where I spent much of my time in Greece. At his cafe in Paros,…

    October 11, 2015
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    Coffee Monday: Reykjavik Roasters

    Follow my blog with Bloglovin Before arriving in Iceland, I was excited to read about its “famed coffee culture” and “vibrant coffee scene” in numerous blogs. Arriving though, my hopes for charming cafes and the scent…

    August 3, 2015