Lexington being in the heart of horse country has the wonderful position to offer great Mexican food a thousand miles from the border. We have a plethora of Mexican restaurants here but my favorite is Jalapeño’s.
I hate going out to Fayette Mall. Nicholasville Road traffic is the absolute worst. But when you have the imbibing of English and Scottish beer on tap and indulging in some Kentuckized-English food as your goal, there is no better place to go. Continue reading “The Pub”
We are get new breweries often in Lexington so the introduction of a new one on National went past me quickly. What a miss on my part! Ok, so only by 90 days or so but still! Continue reading “Mirror Twin”
Lexington’s newest YMCA is recently opened out in Hamburg. We waited patiently for promises of beautiful equipment, more friendly locker rooms, and better areas for family. And we are rewarded. Continue reading “Whitaker YMCA”
This place is everything I love: they have a wide range of seafood items and preparation methods, the staff are fellow gastronomes who’s conversations make me happy every time we talk, and they don’t mind substitutions. Continue reading “Smithtown Seafood”
Us regular people, we get the full view.
And beer out of a growler is, for some reason, so much better. Maybe it’s the drought versus the canned/bottled flavors. It’s just tastier. Continue reading “I’ll admit it, up front: I like beer”
West Sixth Brewing was one of the first microbreweries Lexingtonians got to enjoy. It sparked a revolution that has resulted in seemingly a new brewery opening every few months. Continue reading “West Sixth”
Saw this today at the Kroger on Beaumont Centre Circle and am super excited about the possibilities.
When I lived over in Kenwick, I was introduced to the wonderful delivery of fresh farm eggs, straight to my door. Once every two weeks, like magic, beautiful brown eggs appeared on my porch, waiting patiently to be turned into scrambled eggs, eggs in a basket, cookies, or to help me put a beautiful sheen on top of challah. I was super bummed Continue reading “The Poore Farm”
Jacobson Park, I’m just so disappointed. OK, so maybe I was planning to be disappointed but I sure wasn’t convinced to feel any other way. Continue reading “Jacobson Park: Blerg”
Literally the best park in Lexington. Continue reading “Elizabeth Street Park”
I learned about Sake and Tapas too late. Continue reading “Hidenori Yamaguchi’s Udon”
Smooth hollandaise sauce on a beautiful dish make for a good morning. Continue reading “Wild Eggs”