Best of the Month

My Top Dishes of August 2017.

My Top Dishes of August 2017.

A fair amount of food this month, and plenty to be excited about! Sugar snap salad, Le Cirque Vegetarian degustation, Libirje’s Zusje Shredded lamb from Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera (review coming soon!) These were my best dishes in August – what were your favorites? Looking […]

My Top Dishes of July 2017.

My Top Dishes of July 2017.

Wow — it’s been an exhausting month! In the midst of trying to get caught up from June, showing my sister around town, finishing a book, traveling to Amsterdam, and finalizing the details of updating this website, I did manage to eat a few things. […]

My Top Dishes of June 2017.

My Top Dishes of June 2017.

There was a lot of food this month, encompassing many chefs and kitchens, so, I had to really think hard about what I enjoyed the most in Australia — what I would travel long distances for and what I will remember when I think back […]

My Top Dishes of May 2017.

My Top Dishes of May 2017.

Starting in the Maldives, then to Italy and dining across the UAE, May 2017 has been a busy month, indeed! In no particular order: Tandoori scallops, Orientale.  The sweet simplicity of this dish blew me away.  Having a perfectly cooked protein stand on its own = […]

My Top Dishes of April 2017.

My Top Dishes of April 2017.

Apologies for my delay — I think you know I’ve been busy transiting through the Maldives.  😉  Well, I don’t think anything was going to live up to March, but April did have some fun treats thrown in.  Knowing my May and June were going […]

My Top Dishes of March 2017.

My Top Dishes of March 2017.

Goodness, there was a lot of amazing food this month!  And while I haven’t finished posting about everything I consumed, I don’t think there will be a lot of surprises here.  In no particular order: Wagyu billtong from The Test Kitchen Hand chopped beef tartare […]

My Top Dishes of December 2016.

Honestly, a great end to the year!  And in case you missed it, I posted my top dishes for 2016 earlier in the week. In no particular order, I enjoyed: Salmon Rostizado from Mayta Peking Duck from Dragonfly by Tim Raue Wasabi Langoustine from Dragonfly by Tim […]

My Top Dishes of 2016.

My Top Dishes of 2016.

While I’ve started a monthly version of this roundup (August, September, October, November, December — coming soon!) and I even managed a six-month review back in June, I thought now was a good time to reflect on some of the most amazing dishes I’ve had during the […]

My Top 3 Dishes of November 2016.

My Top 3 Dishes of November 2016.

Another month gone and the year almost over!  November was a bit of a strange one, with a lot of disappointing Italian food.  Still, a few of the dishes managed to shine through. Truffled mash potatoes.  While I haven’t officially posted about it yet, Citi […]



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