October 28, 2012 - 1:34pm
Prix-fixe meals at Fleur de Licious a good value – but only if the food is good
A late afternoon email reminder about this week’s Fleur de Licious spurred me to talk my husband into dinner out last night (not a hard task). The hard part was choosing from the multiple downtown restaurants offering $25 and $35 three-course dinners. I love this idea – an excuse to try...
September 24, 2009 - 7:43pm
Taste of Innovation served up a smorgasbord of Louisville creations
I’m not a fan of buffets -- I’d trade quantity for quality most any day. But a buffet by another name? Sure, we can talk about that! Call it a food and spirits networking event, roll it into the Idea Festival going on now, and I’ll line up with the rest of the crowd waiting hungrily outside the...
September 4, 2009 - 3:13pm
Wi-Fi, beer and food specials are as important to a good draft as not picking a kicker before the last round
With just six days until the NFL season kicks off, many fantasy leagues are having their drafts this weekend. Clearly the best place to have your fantasy football draft is at work while you're on the clock. But if that's not possible, these local establishments offer items as essential to a...
August 5, 2009 - 5:16pm
Bardstown Road coffee shop a possible campaign headquarters
Louisville.com: Your source for accurate, if unintentional, predictions From my article "Navigating Bardstown Road's non-Starbucks coffee culture": Ray's Monkey House "will most likely be where the revolution takes place, if it ever gets going." It's getting started. Nimbus Couzin, the owner of...
June 15, 2009 - 11:43am
Get your spice on at Zaytun Mediterranean Grill
When I returned home from a trip to Morocco recently I really wanted to share the experience with my husband (who did not have a furlough week to go gallivanting around Northern Africa). So the day after I returned, when we dropped my direct-from-Marrakech fabric off at the tailor we use on...