Haute Plates - June 2017

Grocery Shopping

I am not the typical grocery store shopper. I tend to shop more frequently than most people - every other day or so, and often more than once each Saturday and Sunday. On the weekend my multiple trips are usually…

Tough Times

It’s hard to write a column like this when a friend has died. It’s hard to think of much else, to be honest. This friend was someone I met when I was in college in Memphis. His name was Chris.…

Surprised by Stokehold

In an upcoming issue of New Orleans Magazine, I’ll be covering Stokehold, the restaurant in the recently-opened brewery Port Orleans, but my visit there was fresh in my mind, so I thought I’d share a few things here as well.…