Tagged: pasta

romesco mexiterranean bistro / bonita, ca 4

romesco mexiterranean bistro / bonita, ca

My original interest in Romesco Mexiterranean Bistro was that I had seen them on Eater 38 San Diego list. And then I saw a coupon deal for them on LivingSocial (or something similar) which I bought and Jake, S. and...

monello / little italy – san diego, ca 6

monello / little italy – san diego, ca

Last month my old friend, Sarah, was in town for a short visit. Sarah is one of my oldest friends, who I’ve known since the ripe old age of 10. She was staying overnight in Little Italy and so I...

mamma teresa / poway – san diego, ca 6

mamma teresa / poway – san diego, ca

This post is long over due since Jake and I came here in early October! I almost skipped doing it all together because the photos are kind of crappy, but whatever. You need to know about this place! Mamma Teresa...

[recipe + reivew] smoky bacon pasta w/ gustus vitae smoked sea salt 2

[recipe + reivew] smoky bacon pasta w/ gustus vitae smoked sea salt

Earlier this summer, I received a few of these Gustus Vitae Condiments on my doorstep to try: I’ve used the “Taste of Cajun” blend a couple of times for things like steak rub, rib rubs and on top of pan...

meatball cucina / downtown – san diego, ca 9

meatball cucina / downtown – san diego, ca

I was invited not too long ago to head Downtown to check out a new restaurant called Meatball Cucina. It’s not even in the Gaslamp Quarter, where every other restaurant in Downtown seems to be. It’s right across from American...

clementine gourment marketplace & cafe / palm desert, ca 8

clementine gourment marketplace & cafe / palm desert, ca

 Jake and I stayed in Palm Springs only one night – so after a very peaceful and restful night at the Riviera, we got started early to try and beat the heat of the day. Originally we went over to...

let’s go on an asparagus journey / noodles & company – la jolla, ca 2

let’s go on an asparagus journey / noodles & company – la jolla, ca

Earlier this month I was invited to Noodles & Company to try an “Asparagus Feast” at their restaurant. As someone who enjoys the flavor and taste of asparagus, I was more than happy to take them up on their offer....

via lago trattoria by busalacchi / eastlake – chula vista, ca 7

via lago trattoria by busalacchi / eastlake – chula vista, ca

I don’t do very much in Eastlake. It’s far away and usually if we’re in the area to get the kiddos, we go to Mandarin for cheap, delicious Chinese food. I was reluctant to go all the way to Eastlake...

ristorante kaz / clairemont – san diego, ca 6

ristorante kaz / clairemont – san diego, ca

I’ve read about Ristorante Kaz on a few blogs so far and finally felt the pressing need to visit. I made it over here on one of my weekly co-worker lunches to try out their prix fixe lunch. You get...

gourmet spotting tasting box 2

gourmet spotting tasting box

Gourmet Spotting is a monthly subscription service that’s great for you or your favorite food fiend. Gourmet goodies are delivered to you once a month, packed with interesting and delicious foods from all over the world. It’s a great way...