My Favorite DIY Culinary Experiences From Around The World

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Food is powerful. It has the ability to bring people together, to nourish, to immerse you in other cultures, to teach you about foreign lands. It also has the power to seriously enhance your travel experience, such as with the […]

Discover New York: Cocoa & Caffeine At The Chocolate Room

the chocolate room

I’ve decided that I spend too much time in the same New York City neighborhoods — Bushwick, Williamsburg and the Lower East Side — and that 2-3 times per month I am going to venture to uncharted territories (aka neighborhoods […]

Sweet In The City: The Best NYC Chocolate Shops [Video]

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As my regular readers know, I’m OBSESSED with chocolate (no joke, I’m eating it as I write this post). I also got a green screen for Christmas. So, for my first green screen-enabled video I’m choosing to tell you about […]

Discover New York: Tracing Chocolate History In Brooklyn

brooklyn chocolate

I love chocolate. I’m not the type who feels guilty after eating chocolate, but instead eats it every day (and believes it should be its own food group at the top of the pyramid!). As a chocolate-lover I’m very fortunate […]

Discover New York: A Decadent Raw Chocolate Factory In Bushwick, Brooklyn

Fine & Raw Chocolate

I LOVE CHOCOLATE. I can’t say that makes me unique at all; however, I do believe there are many who have yet to experience the joys of real non-drug store chocolate. Not to sound like a snob — I’ve definitely […]

Discover New York: When Chocolate Meets Spirits In Brooklyn

Chocolate and liquor are probably not the first things that come to mind when you think of healthy food and drink. Additionally, they’re not typically two items you imagine pairing together; however, at Brooklyn’s Cacao Prieto, single origin Dominican cacao and […]

Discover New York: Artisanal Ice Cream Goes Quirky In Brooklyn

The first thing that will jump out at you when visiting Brooklyn’s OddFellows Ice Cream Co. website is their array of quirky flavors. It isn’t everyday you see flavors like Tobacco Leaf Smoked Chili Huckleberry; Beet Pistachio Honey Goat Cheese; […]

South Australia Beyond The Barossa: An Epicurious Experience In Adelaide Hills


“The best piece of wine advice ever given to me was to drink promiscuously,” says Jason Miller of Rich & Lingering, our tour guide for the day. “Try different styles, flavors, grapes.” We’re departing the Hilton Adelaide for a day […]