Haute Plates - July 2015

Things I Have Heard or Imagined

In this edition of Haute Plates, I present to you a series of items I think may be of interest with regard to food and dining in our fair city.   Item: In August, recently opened Italian restaurant Avo will present…

Sometimes You Just Cook

I have spent three days preparing a meal. I have done this more than once. However, these meals were prepared when I was in college, law school or married but without children. I am an outlier where cooking is concerned.…

Cocktales

We’re all adults here, aren’t we? I mean, I allow for the possibility that some of you are under the age of 21, but if you’re reading this column I hereby grant you “adult” status. *Because all of you, dear…

Reminiscing

I’ve been thinking a lot about things as they existed in July 2005, and then things as they existed through around October or November 2006. The prism for this reflection has been posts I wrote on my former website, accessed…