Chartier: Pork Jowl Cakes
12 May 2016

Chartier: Bringing Forth Beaumont’s French Roots

I remember like it was just yesterday: it was March and I had just plopped down $200 to support Chartier’s Kickstarter project. I was paying for a meal for two at what was going to be Beaumont’s newest and greatest French-Canadian restaurant and going to experience all that was promised

COMAL Mexican Table Dinner: Duck Carnitas
02 May 2016

Recap: COMAL Mexican Table Dinner, April 17, 2016

COMAL Mexican Table Dinner wrapped up its winter series a couple of weeks ago and I had an amazing opportunity to attend as a guest at the last pop-up event of the season. Headed by local chefs Israel Alvarez (previously Sous Chef at Pujol in Mexico City, currently ranked #16

Northern Chicken: Matt's Fried Chicken and Baked Beans
22 Apr 2016

Recap: Northern Chicken Pop-Up at Dovetail Delicatessen

Last Sunday was a scorcher and I couldn’t think of anything better to do on that late afternoon than to line up for a pop-up event — an inaugural appearance by Northern Chicken to be specific. Where else would I be, right?! Duo chefs Andrew Cowan (of Packrat Louie and