Quick Facts: Yelp Community Manager for Greater Hartford with a background in marketing, copywriting and social work (of all things). Cat lover, martini maven, event planner and author of CT blog A Change of Eatery.
My current food cravings are: steamed pork buns, al pastor quesadilla (Nexcali taco truck in New Haven) and NYC street gyros
The only fast food I will eat is: All of it. I know that’s terrible to say – I love fast food but rarely indulge!
If I could be any Iron Chef, I would be: Tony Bourdain, that sassy man!
My favorite restaurant in Hartford County is: Firebox, ON20 and Millwrights (can’t just choose one)
My favorite restaurant in the Tri-State area is: Momofuku ko
Restaurant dish I wish I could make at home: Shaved foie gras sundae with lychee and reisling gelee from Momofuku ko. That’ll never happen.
My go-to dinner party entrée is: Blueberry glazed babyback ribs – Food & Wine’s recipe.
When I’m not eating, I’m….petting cats or planning my next work event. Usually simultaneously.
Prepared food I have let people think was home-made…Cupcakes from a mix. I DID make the frosting though.
I’d rather pick (pumpkins, apples, strawberries): Blueberries
The last book I enjoyed was: Garlic and Sapphires – Ruth Reichl
My favorite movie of all time is: Weekend at Bernies. I could watch it every day.
My favorite food related movie of all time is: Jiro Dreams of Sushi