Jersey City’s Little India

House Special Chicken Biryani at Deccan Spice

Prompted by the one and only Village Voice food critic Robert Seitsema, my friends and I took a jaunt to Jersey City’s Little India. It’s not everyday that I brave the path train for a dining adventure, so we turned the night into a proper Indian food crawl of Newark Avenue. Our appetizers for the [...]

This is the Story of the Hurricane: #Sandysnacks

Tortilleria Chinantla tortilla factory in Bushwick, Brooklyn

The hurricane decimated millions of homes and businesses and left lower Manhattan without power for nearly a week. Up until this point, I had never witnessed a disaster of this severity and scale.

NJ Apple Picking and Tarte Tatin


Recipe courtesy of Smitten Kitchen; Apples courtesy of Hillview Farms

Supper Club: Um Segredo


Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain


I wanted a blueberry egg cream with vanilla ice cream and I wanted it now.

Flushing Part II: Fu Run/Xi’an


MUSLIM LAMB CHOP /bahhh/ 1. lamb breast covered with dried peppers, cumin and sesame seeds 2. Dongbei heaven in Flushing

Flushing: Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao


NYC: Ambrosia

Beef Ramen

Prospect Heights: Ample Hills Creamery

Salted Crack Caramel

The ice cream at Ample Hills Creamery in Prospect Heights is more creamy, rich, dense, and satisfying than all other ice cream my lips and taste buds have come across.  Ample Hills, you are on an ice cream plateau, sitting high above lesser ice cream parlors. I am kind of in love with you.  Oh [...]

Los Angeles: Kiriko



Mais non, Je Blague features food photograhpy and thought by Erin Mosbaugh.