Tag 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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Sunday Photo – Recent Instagram Highlights

In general my Instagram feed is quite different from what I put on here or on Flick’r. I only post iPhone or iPad photos on Instagram, which have a very different feel from most of the photos that I take [...]

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A Taste of Asia in Flushing: Part 2 – Mapo Korean BBQ

Flushing is home to a number of Asian communities. Before driving home later in the day, we returned with Michael for another lunch, though this time at only one place – Mapo Korean BBQ at 14924 41st Rd, just down the [...]

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A Taste of Asia in Flushing: Part 1 – China

While the entire metropolitan area of New York City has wonderful ethnic foods of all kinds, Queens has become the epicenter of ethnic dining in the region. As part of this, Flushing has become the epicenter of Asian dining in [...]

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To Like Or Not To Like

Instead of posting an image today – I have nothing worthy or appropriate given the calamities of the past week – I am writing about images from others and my feelings towards them.
My family and our region were lucky this [...]

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Sunday Photos – In the Green Room and Beyond at The James Beard Awards

Once the red carpet was through I headed to the Green Room of Avery Fisher hall at Lincoln Center, ground zero for the media covering the event, to partake in festivities and await the winners as they were announced and [...]

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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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