New Brunch Menu at Great Leap Brewery Beijing

New Brunch Menu at Great Leap Brewery Beijing The names says it all as this year has been a banner year for Great Leap Brewery! First it opened a 2nd location in San Li Tun in an impressively beautiful pub with spacious wood booths with streaming American sports on the flat panel TVs, delicious cheeseburgers…

Having a “JFK” aka Berliner aka Pfannkuchen in Berlin

Having a “JFK” aka Berliner aka Pfannkuchen in Berlin Get the joke? No? Remember JFK’s famous speech? “Ich bin ein berliner” – well kind of means that he’s a Berliner which is a jelly donut. What’s kind of confusing is that in Berlin they don’t call them Berliners (who know’s why?) but they are called…

Maison Premiere Oyster Bar Williamsburg Brooklyn NY

Maison Premiere Oyster Bar Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Maison Premiere Oyster Bar Williamsburg 298 Bedford Ave (between Grand St & 1st St) Brooklyn, NY 11211 Williamsburg – South Side (347) 335-0446 maisonpremiere.com/ My go-to bodega in Williamsburg for cheap Ben and Jerry’s pints ($4 each) recently became victim to gentrification. But in reality I’m not pissed,…

Chicken and Okra Gumbo Recipe

Chicken and Okra Gumbo Recipe If you like thick sauces with intense flavors (who doesn’t), then this Chicken and Okra recipe is for you! Because it’s flour based, it does take some time to cook in however – you start by making a roux which takes about 1.5 hours. But believe me it’s well worth…

A New “Choice” in Dumbo: The Gallery Cafe Restaurant Dumbo Brooklyn NY

A New “Choice” in Dumbo: The Gallery Cafe Restaurant Dumbo Brooklyn NY The Gallery Cafe 108 Jay Street, Brooklyn NY 11201 718-797-1695 Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-10pm Sat-Sun Brunch 9am-4pm We don’t have too many casual walk in restaurants in Dumbo (The Dumbo General Store café went to table service a few years ago) so I was…