Month: July 2010

Ginger and Herb Pan-Grilled Clams

Ginger and Herb Pan-grilled Clams with Tomato Bruschetta (courtesy of Coastal Living Magazine) I made this for a group of eight, as an appetizer about a week ago, and they adored it.  I doubled the recipe, and used 100 cherrystone…

West Chester, PA

After last week’s musing about the Jersey Shore, I felt like remaining in “vacation mode” for another week, but this time it’s a little closer to home. West Chester, PA, is the capitol seat of Chester County, and a beautiful…

Dmitri’s

Dmitri’s (795 S. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA) 215-625-0556 A visit to Dmitri’s is a religious experience once you’re eating, and with some careful planning it can also be memorable.  What you must keep in mind is that they do not…

Red Lobster-King of Prussia, PA

Red Lobster (425 W. DeKalb Pike, King of Prussia, PA  19406) 610-337-9430 This is a bit of a departure, as truthfully I have never eaten dinner at this Red Lobster, nor have I had dinner in ANY Red Lobster for…

More Pizza Evolutions

More Pizza Evolutions If you have been following y recipes, you’ll remember that I hosted a ‘Pizza Throw-Down” party, where each couple prepared a special pizza, and each was judged and awarded a prize based on taste.  Since then I’ve…

Jersey Shore Memories

What is it about the Jersey Shore that’s so appealing?  I have been to lots of other beach towns, and I like them all.  Siesta Key, in Sarasota, FL is a beautiful beach town.  So is Jupiter, FL.  The Florida…

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar

Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Wine Bar (555 E. Lancaster Avenue, Radnor, PA  19087) 610-688-WINE (9463) Visited 7-19-10 Every so often a restaurant outdoes itself, and I can’t wait to sing its praises.  This was a night I will always remember…

Here’s a Little Tip!

Here’s a little tip.  Actually, according to Philadelphia Magazine, that’s highly unlikely since Philadelphia rates as the Ichiban (#1) city for tipping according to Zagat Survey 2010.  Still, I’ve always been a little confused as to when and how much…

Seasons 52

Seasons 52 (160 N. Gulph Road, King of Prussia, PA  19406) 610-992-1152 Visited 7-13-10 Located on the former site of Bennigan’s in the King of Prussia Plaza, Seasons 52 has arrived as yet another entirely new and exciting restaurant in…

Summertime, and the Cookin’ is Easy

Summertime, and the Cooking is Easy I thought it might be nice to offer some real summertime side dish recipes, since it’s all about getting together and dining al fresco.  Here are a couple of easy twists on some old…