Category Archives: brunch

Zeppoli at Piccolo

Brunch at Piccolo was quiet on a rainy Sunday morning last week. We were a big party and tried most everything on the menu. The zeppoli were my favorite, by far, served with a different sauce each Sunday. Here, a … Continue reading

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Snow Day Odds and Ends

I hope you are all in your happy place, because despite the afternoon sunshine, it is somethin’ outside. I’ll avoid complaining about it, I know you’ve probably absorbed enough of that from your various social media channels. But walking around … Continue reading

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East Ender Brunch

To satisfy a friend’s Bloody Mary craving on Saturday, I checked out Susan Axelrod’s Bodacious Bloodies round-up, where I saw East Ender‘s smoky, sausage topped version. While I rarely crave Bloody Marys, I’d heard they serve amazing fried chicken – … Continue reading

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Maine Maple Syrup: Use It

My order of waffles at brunch recently prompted my server to ask, would like real Maine maple syrup with that? My affirmative response then added $1.50 to my tab. And this has me thinking.  Why is the inclusion of maple … Continue reading

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Baller Pocket Brunch

I really came in at the top here – attending my first Pocket Brunch on Sunday, where the theme was “Baller” and the guest chef was Rob Evans of Duckfat (and formerly Hugo’s). Pretty baller of me, if I do say so … Continue reading

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BBF Travels: Little Havana, Baltimore

This Blueberry Filer traveled to Maryland with her new man to meet the family and to be a tourist in Baltimore. My restaurant request: Little Havana’s, my bar request: One Eyed Mike’s.  I wasn’t that hungry, and my research failed to unearth … Continue reading

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Easter Recipe Round-up

It has been said time and time again, that I am not a baker. I like substitutions. I like creativity, freedom, and distractibility. I might not like commitment.  I am a big fan of boxed cake mix.  Regardless, my cakes are always … Continue reading

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