Haute Plates - October 2017

When You Have Nothing Nice to Say…

If you are reading this and expecting me to comment on the recent sexual harassment controversy, I am going to disappoint you. I have nothing to add to the discussion, and my normal “find something amusing to say” schtick finds…

Puerto Rico

A lot of us are experiencing unpleasant memories while watching the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico – both because of the initial damage done and because we know so well how awful the recovery process can be. I…

Events Around Town

Today there are three events of which you should be aware, and another two this weekend. Coquette holds a fried chicken and Champagne dinner once a year, and it’s going on tonight, starting at 6:30. The tickets, which you can purchase…

Episode 429, In Which I Write a Critical Review

I do not ordinarily write negative things about restaurants. When I first started writing about food on my personal blog, I made it clear that if I had a bad experience at a restaurant, I wasn’t going to write about…