Jan
31

Il Mulino – Roslyn

As a long-time customer of Il Mulino in NYC I was really excited when they opened a location on Long Island – in Roslyn, on Northern Blvd (across the street from Bryant & Cooper).  I was also a bit sceptical about whether it could possibly be as good as the original.  I might catch some […]

Jan
28

KC Prime, Lawrenceville, NJ

KC Prime is a steakhouse just behind Quakerbridge Mall in Lawrenceville, near Princeton. I’d heard from a number of people how much they liked this place and how good the steaks were so of course I had to try it. Having recently been to Churrascaria Plataforma for the rodizio I really wasn’t in the mood for […]

Jan
28

Truchard, Cabernet Sauvignon 2001

I went to my local Bottle King a few weeks ago looking to buy a few bottles of wine to give away as presents. I didn’t really go there with anything particular in mind, just that I wanted Cabernet Sauvignon. I figured I would just look through what they had and decide on the spot. […]

Jan
20

One 53, Rocky Hill, NJ

One 53 is a neighborhood wine bar and restaurant in historic Rocky Hill, just up the road from Princeton. It opened about a year ago and is owned by the team that owns the nearby and excellent Lucy’s Ravioli. The food is essentially italian, but includes a burger on the menu and includes more then just a […]

Jan
13

Lucy’s Ravioli, Princeton, NJ

Lucy’s Ravioli is an Italian, gourmet food store on Route 206, just south of Route 518. They sell prepared pasta dishes, sauces, fresh pasta, bread, cookies, soups and sandwiches. In the past year they have also opened a restaurant and wine bar on Route 518 in Rocky Hill called One 53, which has been well reviewed. […]