Paris Baguette — Mont Blanc

Paris Baguette’s Mont Blanc Pastry

Incredibly rich with a piping of dense chestnut paste on top and stuffed with two little roasted chestnuts under the paste, these were divine. We both love just about anything and everything with chestnuts. Yes, the chestnut paste might be [...]

Tom, Dick & Hank

TDH Tom, Dick, & Hank

Smoked Turkey Ribs

What is a turkey rib? Well, it’s a slice of turkey breast that’s smoked on one bone. That bone gives you something to hold on to while you nibble it up. It’s incredibly tender. [...]

Bassett’s Allsorts Licorice & Passion Fruit Gum Pops

Bassett’s Allsorts Licorice

If you have an Italian grandmother that’s over 60, chances are very high that she loves these candies. (And Galliano, Pastis, Pernod, Absinthe, Sambuca, Anisetteā€¦ and probably most things licorice, anise and fennel flavored) Now, we love them, too. That’s mostly due [...]

Ping’s Place

Shao Bing With Beef

Very Generously Stuffed With Thin Slices Of Tender Beef

$6.50 with a drink, this was one very tasty and hearty bargain.

Pan Fried Leek Dumplings

We couldn’t resist a [...]

Poppy Seed Danish

Poppy Seed Danish

San Pancho Bakery (Brooklyn, NY)

Surprisingly fresh, soft, fluffy, not too sweet, and jam-packed with poppy seeds, we loved these.

Buford Highway Farmers Market 5600 Buford Highway NE Doraville, GA 30340 770 455 0770

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Vosges — Super Dark + Matcha

Vosges Super Dark Matcha Green Tea + Spirulina + Cocoa Nibs

Dark, luxurious and surprisingly creamy, this deep dark chocolate melts beautifully on your tongue and the cocoa nibs add even more complexity and dark chocolate kick. But, the aftertaste is odd. There’s an overwhelming powdery taste. It’s [...]

Georgia Olive Farms Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Georgia Olive Farms Extra Virgin Olive Oil (Chef’s Blend)

It’s quite mild, pleasantly smooth, and a tiny touch buttery. If you’re looking for a light, bright, and mildly flavored olive oil, this will fit the bill. It’ll add a light and lovely background note. There will never be [...]

Huacatay Salsa

Huacatay Salsa (Black Mint Sauce)

Rewarded by lingering, we found two varieties of huacatay salsa.

Hong Kong Supermarket 5495 Jimmy Carter Blvd. Norcross, GA 30093 770 582 6800

Black Sesame Spread — Foreway

Foreway Black Sesame Spread

Imagine that you’ve takes a bar of black sesame brittle and you’ve ground it into a deliciously rich thick sesame paste. That’s the exact flavor of this black sesame spread. It’s loaded with dark roasted sesame flavor, a touch of bitterness and just enough [...]

Greene’s Fine Foods & Growlers

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup & Dark Chocolate Covered Nutter Butter

That peanut butter cup, it was too good. Another favorite? The chocolate lover’s mixed nuts. Equal parts of assorted nuts covered in a very thick layer of dark chocolate and roasted nuts, all of the nuts were [...]