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Union in Pasadena

June 16, 2014
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UPDATE: Union is no longer serving lunch Down the street from one of my favorite galleries in Old Pasadena, lies a 50-seat restaurant called Union. They recently launched their lunch menu… …which you can take to go… …but once I saw their adorable space, I decided to stay/eat at the bar. Elizabeth was my date […]

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Din Tai Fung Glendale

June 10, 2014
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You may remember my love for Din Tai Fung… …now, I no longer have to drive all the way to the SGV for my dumpling fix! Situated on the outskirts of Americana at Brand, the Glendale space is a bit more posh for its mall clientele… …but you’ll still witness a human dumpling factory upon […]

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Quicks Hole Tavern

May 6, 2014
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On our last night in Cape Cod, Abe and I stayed at Woods Hole Inn (<—post to come!) where a lovely gift awaited us from the owner – our friend Beth… …we brought it along for a stroll down the road, across the street from the Martha’s Vineyard Ferry Terminal… …to Quicks Hole Tavern, Beth’s newest […]

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Freshology

April 23, 2014
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Freshology is a Gourmet Weight Loss Meal Delivery based in Los Angeles, that ships nationwide. I’ve never tried this particular service before, but have heard a lot about them, via their famous clients. We got to meet the founders/staff – including Chef Raffi Asadourian – for a sneak peek at their Los Angeles headquarters… …and […]

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Pingtung

October 19, 2013
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I think I found my new office. Pingtung is closeby, cute inside… …out… …and serves dim sum all day! I met Jeff for some Shrimp Dumplings… …Sauteed Pea Shoots… …Shanghai-style Pan-fried Pork Buns… …and the most unique presentation on Gyoza ever. Three platefuls were devoured… …followed by one of these Sesame Balls. YUM. I’ll be […]

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