Category Archives: Michael Talalaev

Takashi’s Secret Late Night Ramen

 
Season Greetings, www.docsconz.com readers and fans! My dear friend John was kind enough to allow me to share my pictures and opinion about a rather intriguing food event I was able to attend a few days ago in Manhattan’s West [...]

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Choice Chews in Charleston With Cook It Raw

Two thirty on  a Friday morning is a helluva time to get up for the day, especially when bedtime wasn’t until 11:30 and I awoke to the telephone at 12:30.
I felt like I was on call at the hospital, but [...]

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Guts and Glory – StarChefs’ ICC 2013 Day Two

The second day of the StarChefs ICC has everything that the first day has, but it also has the cocktail party at the end of the day as well as a variety of top notch cocktails available throughout the day. [...]

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Michael Talalaev Dines at Geranium

My good friend, Michael Talalaev, recently spent a few days in one of my favorite cities in the world – Copenhagen. He went there specifically to eat, and though he didn’t get a chance to dine at noma, he did [...]

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A Play in Eight Acts – Chef’s Table at Brooklyn Fare

I almost didn’t go. When I did finally accept an invitation to join my friend Michael Talalaev along with my wife and his friend, Leigh, I went with a little bit of a chip on my shoulder. I enjoy photographing [...]

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Michael Talalaev Dines at Kajitsu

ed. note: My friend, Michael Talalaev, an experienced cook and diner is willing to share some of his experiences here on my blog and I am thrilled to host him. He has an excellent eye and great skill with a [...]

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Lunch at Aldea with Michael Talalaev

I had lunch the other day at Aldea, the first time I had been back in a little while – at least just to eat from the regular Aldea menu. Reports from my earlier meals can be read here and [...]

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