Restaurant Reviews

This'n and That'n

THIS’N AND THAT’N

“The way you cut your meat reflects the way you live.” — Confucius

How to screw up a good bugger in one easy lesson

“Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity.” — Voltaire

YOU SPEAKA ITALIANO? YOU EATTA ITALIANO?

“If you are going to America, bring food.” — Fran Lebowitz

TIME SURE DOES FLY WHEN YOU’RE HAVING FUN, and I can’t think of anything more fun than the sixth annual Italian Food and Wine Festival, to be held at Belmar, at West Alameda and South Wadsworth, in Lakewood, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 19 and 20.

Party 'til the cows come home

“Scientists tell us we are what we eat. Nuts must be more common in diets than we thought.” — Anonymous

Dining is Divine

“All men make mistakes, but married men find out about them sooner.” — Red Skelton

Undici
1200 E. Old Hampden Ave., Englewood
303-761-2828

Stuff off the top of muh head

“Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread and pumpkin pie.” — Jim Davis

Culinary capers in the core of the Big Apple - Part II

This is the second part of my recent culinary adventures in New York City. You read last week that I was there for a continuing education program on tax education. I brought my lovely wife Georgia, AKA G, and our two eldest granddaughters.

The taxi business thrives in the Big Apple

“Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity.” — Voltaire

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY HAS A REPUTATION as one of the premier institutions for graduate tax education, next to the University of Denver of course, in the nation. So when I received the summer program for continuing education, I was anxious to return to New York for that, and perhaps a meal or two or ten. I decided to take G along. And of course G invited two guests. After all, we’ve only been four times in the past three years, and there are restaurants to try that we haven’t been to.

From Mexico to you with love

“Women, melons, and cheese should be chosen by weight.” — Spanish proverb