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superkb

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  • Favorite foods: baked goods, bbq chicken, oysters, clam chowder, mashed potatos, fennel, bagels, tacos and most anything mexican.

What was the one meal your mother made when you were little that you absolutely hated?

Yes! Ham steaks (or minute steaks) with mac and cheese from a box. I despised those dinners. That's probably why I stopped eating red meat at the age of 12.

Do you have weekly food traditions?

We have Thai Thursday. I love it.

NYC brunch/lunch spot for a bridal shower in September

Madeleine's on 9th ave and 30th something has a nice indoor garden room in case it rains, but it is very pretty and the food is quite good. Also, La Petite Cafe in Carrol Gardens offers a similar room with lots of garden sculptures, etc.

Wedding Day Lunch in Brooklyn?

I think Chestnut on Smith Street is just wonderful. They never fail to be delicious and the service is wonderful. They have a nice little outdoor garden too. Also, Frankies on Court is quite nice as well.

Niece wants to send something baked to a boy she met at camp....

That's adorable! Most cookies sans chocolate chips should mail well. I would vote for peanut butter for a boy favorite + mini m&ms in there and you should be all set.

Restaurant suggestiong in Atlanta

I have heard good things about Epicurean: http://www.theepicureanrestaurant.com/

Question of the Day: What's your favorite food to grill?

I love grilling fennel in balsamic vinegar and olive oil.

Besides SeriousEats, what other fave food sites do you frequent?

What's your favorite kitchen sound?

the buzzer of a timer when some kind of delicious good is finished baking.

Question of the Day: What's Your Favorite Type of Cake?

Chocolate cake with chocolate icing and Jewish coffee cake are amongst my faves. I'm with french tart--there are too many delicious options. Strawberry shortcake, carrot cake, burned butter....

Inexpensive dinner in NYC's Village. Recommendations?

I like Otto on 5th avenue and 8th street. It has great little plates of italian delights and wonderful pizzas and pastas.

yelp.com is a great tool for reviews.

Question of the Day: How do you scream for ice cream?

i love ronnybrook farm's chocolate. they can be found at some nyc farmer's markets as well as through fresh direct.

Question of the Day: Where have you always wanted to eat ...

Babbo (but I am going tonight finally!) and Shake Shack.

Why Milk Delivery Went Away

Ronnybrook's ice cream is also mad delicious!

Finally checked out DiFara last Sunday

I am a big fan of Franny's Pizza on Flatbush Avenue (near 6th ave) in Brooklyn. Have you tried it? If not, I strongly recommend it. They use all fresh and local ingredients.

What is the best pepper mill on the market?

Thanks, everyone! This is great!

Question of the Day: What's the farthest distance you've ever traveled for food?

When I was a kid my parents would plan our road trips around a Cracker Barrel location/road map they had picked up years earlier. On some trips we would stop 2, sometimes 3, times in a day. Frightening, I know.

What is the best pepper mill on the market?

After trying out a couple of disappointing pepper mills (oxo and vic firth), and reading countless reviews of other pepper mills, I am wondering what the readers and folks at Serious Eats think are the best quality pepper mills on the market?

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