Monthly Archives: September 2011

Golden Crown Panaderia a Winner

National Geographic Traveler Magazine writes: Five American Desserts Worth the Trip New Mexico: Bizcochito   Chris Morales at work. Photograph by Julien McRoberts “Step inside the tiny Golden Crown Panadería in Albuquerque to sample a complimentary bizcochito. Fragrant, infused with … Continue reading

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Phở Bar

Cafe Trang appears on the West Side under the name Phở Bar. September 23, 2011 Phở Bar is a new and welcome addition to the growing (31 are now listed on Urbanspoon now)  collection of Vietnamese restaurants, and is one … Continue reading

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Fat Squirrel Pub & Grille

It’s a Pub. I Like Pubs…. March 02, 2010 If only the Fish & Chips were better (the steaks are great)…. But I get ahead of myself. Pubs are fun. I love them.  Pubs are places where you can get … Continue reading

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2012 Souper Bowl

I go every year. This is a really worthwhile event for a great cause. Food is very good, too. See you there. 2012 Souper Bowl Every January, the popular Souper Bowl is held the Saturday prior to the NFL’s Super … Continue reading

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Pi Brewing Co. (nee Nicky V’s Neighborhood Pizzeria)

My Favorite Pizza-Pasta Place in the Whole World First visit: June 11, 2010 Forty-third visit: March 29, 2016  Nicky V’s Neighborhood Pizzeria is not your ordinary pizza parlor. Quite the contrary: it is the place to go on the West Side … Continue reading

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Orlando’s New Mexican Cafe

 Best New Mexican in Taos? Yup. And certainly among the best in all of Northern New Mexico. September 5, 2011 I have commented before on these pages that Taos is somewhat of a culinary wasteland. Most of the food is … Continue reading

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ABQ Food Trucks

Ever wonder where the Food Trucks are in Albuquerque? Here is a Facebook page that keeps you up to date. Click on Like to get regular updates on your Facebook Home Page.   This is from the Facebook page to … Continue reading

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Sugar Nymphs Bistro

 An incredible find in Northern New Mexico September 6, 2011 We have driven the High Road from Taos to Santa Fe countless times. We have sped past Peñasco’s Sugar Nymphs Bistro and not stopped for reasons that now seem stupid. … Continue reading

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