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How I Ate My Way Through San Francisco

So George goes to South Africa on safari and to wine country, Trey goes to Paris with a fellow chef and I go…to San Francisco – one of my favorite cities. I just love this place. It’s beautiful. It’s a short plane ride. The shopping is great. And the dining is fantastic.
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 My Paris Trip: A Meal-by-Meal Recap

My Paris Trip: A Meal-by-Meal Recap

I just returned from a week in Paris with my good friend Brian Hill. We worked and lived together a long time ago when we were both coming up, and have a similar sense of food and humor which makes him a great traveling companion. He had never been to Paris, so the restaurant reservations were left up to me. Here's a meal-by-meal recap of our flavor-filled journey.
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NYC: Blurring Definitions & Evolving Expectations

The last five years has seen a huge increase in the "casual" sector and a significant loss in the "high end/fine dining" sector. I use quotations because the definitions are getting blurred and maybe that is what I most appreciated about this trip to the Big Apple.
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NYC Restaurant Round-Up

We checked out a wide range of restaurants on our recent planning trip to New York. Here is a list, along with a short critique, in case you're going that way anytime soon. Enjoy!
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Travels with George: India Week 3

Indian cuisine has a long and storied history. Many culinary experts consider it to be one of the world’s most complex, so I can only write about our experience from a lay point of view. To pretend to have any expertise would be disingenuous.
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The Art of Bar Food

Remember the days when going to bars meant full-on drinking with little or no regard to consuming anything but your next cocktail? Thankfully, this past approach has yielded to a more sensible and no less entertaining alternative. Here, George shares some of his favorite spots for that casual dinner at the bar.
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