Tag Archives: Joe Beef

The Docsconz Top 25 Restaurant Meals of 2018

I have been extremely fortunate to dine and drink very, very well for most of my life, and never better than in recent years.  Between my own personal expeditions, and Rascal + Thorn, the travel business that I operate with […]

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My Top 25 Restaurant Meals of 2011

I will say right at the top that I have never had a more incredible and deep year of dining than I had in 2011. With visits to a number of Europe’s very best temples of Gastronomy, including many of […]

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The Dutch

After reading Sam Sifton’s bubbling review of The Dutch in the NYT, I knew that this would be a great restaurant to spice up my rather uninteresting summer. Waiting tables and working retail in my hometown is all well and […]

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A Slow Culinary Crawl Through Montreal

The last time I was in Montreal the Expos had just moved to Washington, D.C.  At last year’s Starchefs ICC, Stelio Perombelon, previously the chef at one of my most memorable Montreal meals ever (Les Chevres along with pastry Chef Patrice […]

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No Beef with Joe Beef

Some people talk the talk. At Montreal’s Joe Beef, Chef/Owner David McMillan walks the walk. There aren’t many more truly Slow friendly restaurants in North America than Joe Beef, along with its sister restaurant and neighbor, Liverpool House. McMillan doesn’t […]

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