Buena Vista Supper Club

Sep 22

Onion bagel with olive & pimento cream cheese from Brooklyn’s Highway Bagels. I’m going to miss these back in Chicago.

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Onion bagel with olive & pimento cream cheese from Brooklyn’s Highway Bagels. I’m going to miss these back in Chicago.

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Sep 15

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Oh Hungry ones: We have a Pinterest board with things we’d like to make and eat, but really mostly just eat.  Follow for all the extra yumminess.

Sep 09

Bubbles are a must for Sunday Funday dinners. This prosecco was a perfect pairing for my birthday French bistro din din with Gastrodamus.

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Bubbles are a must for Sunday Funday dinners. This prosecco was a perfect pairing for my birthday French bistro din din with Gastrodamus.

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Sep 08

Birthday dinner binge this weekend. Finally made it to Boystown’s HB Bistro and it was well worth it. This was the eggplant caponata with basil olive oil drizzle. Divine way to start the meal.

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Birthday dinner binge this weekend. Finally made it to Boystown’s HB Bistro and it was well worth it. This was the eggplant caponata with basil olive oil drizzle. Divine way to start the meal.

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Aug 28

Appearances are deceiving. These veggie cakes on collard greens and mushrooms from Evanston’s Fishmarket was mighty tasty.

Appearances are deceiving. These veggie cakes on collard greens and mushrooms from Evanston’s Fishmarket was mighty tasty.

Aug 26

Chicken liver pate topped with rhubarb mostarda, red onions & mint served with crostini from Avec.
-Gastrodamus

Chicken liver pate topped with rhubarb mostarda, red onions & mint served with crostini from Avec.

-Gastrodamus

Aug 25

The home made sausage at The Magpie in Richmond VA.

The home made sausage at The Magpie in Richmond VA.

Aug 24

Farro “tabbouleh” from avec.

-Gastrodamus

Farro “tabbouleh” from avec.

-Gastrodamus

Pears, scallops with crispy pancetta at The Magpie in Richmond VA.

Pears, scallops with crispy pancetta at The Magpie in Richmond VA.

Aug 23

The obligatory yet always delicious bacon wrapped chorizo stuffed dates sitting upon tangy roasted red pepper tomato sauce from Avec.
-Gastrodamus

The obligatory yet always delicious bacon wrapped chorizo stuffed dates sitting upon tangy roasted red pepper tomato sauce from Avec.

-Gastrodamus

The dessert in Richmond, VA’s The Magpie features a chocolate & bone marrow milkshake you get to dip your fries in. Oh my heaven.

The dessert in Richmond, VA’s The Magpie features a chocolate & bone marrow milkshake you get to dip your fries in. Oh my heaven.

Aug 22

So Gastrodamus and I may have gone overboard with the dessert sampler…

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So Gastrodamus and I may have gone overboard with the dessert sampler…

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Aug 21

Michigan whitefish with horseradish crust with Dijon sauce. It lasted maybe 4 seconds on my plate before I scarfed it all down in my belly.

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Michigan whitefish with horseradish crust with Dijon sauce. It lasted maybe 4 seconds on my plate before I scarfed it all down in my belly.

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Aug 20

Our first Shaw’s experience, definitely not our last.
-Gastrodamus

Our first Shaw’s experience, definitely not our last.

-Gastrodamus