fort greene, brooklyn
Best meal I ever ate:
my friend's mom's home cooking. damn, that woman can cook. sorry mom, i'm such a turncoat! her niou zhou mien (beef noodle soup) was crazy good. i still dream about it.
My current drink of choice:
orange pear iced tea
I really wish I could:
eat my way around the world. and yes, i will try. if only budget would allow for it!
My "Go-to" dinner party dish:
zuni roast chicken, cucumber salad with mint, feta, and cherry tomatoes; miso-coated, toasted onigiri with salty salmon filling; small herb frittatas with chives, parsley, and thyme
My favorite comfort food:
niou zhou mien, burgers, mac and cheese, enchiladas suizas
My top 5 favorite restaurants:
malatesta trattoria, the szechuan place in bay ridge, jong ga, fort greene brooklyn flea, spotted pig
My most tattered cookbooks:
local flavors, around my french table, wisdom of the chinese kitchen