Category: Eat

Oliver St. John Gogarty, Dublin, Ireland

Turns out Guinness does taste better in Ireland! Beer is served frosty cold here, so dare to be bold and try something new.  We suggest opting for a locally made beer, like Guinness, in the presence of these real beer drinkers, whom generally think…

The Vineyard Farmers Market, Fresno, California.

Lisa and I go to The Vineyard Farmers Market at least once a month.  This is some of what is available in January from our farmers market loot/dinner for the week (no, not Lucy, who is our one-eyed rescue pug in the basket) and…

Restaurant La Reggia Degli Etruschi, Fiesole, Italy

Restaurant La Reggia Degli Etruschi We score this restaurant a perfect three stars.  Talk about a secret local spot! High atop a a hill on a steep cobblestone street in Fiesole, Tuscany, you’ll see picturesque views of Florence from above just next door to this…

Masseria Torre di Nebbia Restaurant, Puglia Italy

If you go to the Agriturismo, you have to go to the restaurant.  Also, in the morning they give you fresh local burrata, pastries, fresh pear juice, fresh orange juice, milk, and packaged sweet sauces.    It turns out they invented burrata in Puglia….

Captain George Restaurant, Corfu Greece

This restaurant is across the street from Corfu Holiday Palace, Corfu Greece.  The food was Amazing!!!! We tried the Moussaka and Fried Cheese, which we still dream about.  The owner, Captain George told us if we requested a day in advance, he’d get us…

Met Restaurant at Metropole Hotel, Venice, Italy

Before we went to the restaurant, we had to watch the Venician Gondola Races, which we highly recommend to see.  Hearing teams of Italians do toasts and songs to cheer each other on in the races was memorable.  After a glass of wine to watch…

Hélène Darroze at The Connaught; London United Kingdom.

To start our European trip September 2017, we spoiled our self’s with a Michelin Two Star dining experience in London at Hélène Darroze at The Connaught. They start you out with a game, where you and your guest(s) fill out a board with marbles selecting…