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Niederfrank’s Ice Cream

Niederfrank's Ice Cream726 A Ave National City, CA 91950 (619) 477-0828 niederfranks.com A few months ago I was watching Diner Drive-Ins and Dives on the Food network and Guy Fieri was going around the...

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Phil’s BBQ

Phil's BBQ3750 Sports Arena BlvdSan Diego, CA 92110(619) 226-6333www.philsbbq.net Phil's BBQ is my favorite place in San Diego for barbecue ribs, and probably one of San Diego's most famous restaurants. I have friends who...

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Almond tofu

With the hot weather, I've been into finding more refreshing, lighter snacks.  Almond tofu fits that category perfectly.  It's easy to make from a mix, is served cold, and satisfies my sweet tooth. For...

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Nijiya Summer Festival

Nijiya Market3860 Convoy St Ste 109 San Diego, CA 92111 Nijiya had its summer festival this past weekend (July 18 & 19).  I had previously attended Nijiya's spring festival, which was fun.  Because I...

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Cornbread puddings

I came across this recipe for mini cornbread pudding by Martha Stewart that caught my eye.  I love cornbread.  The idea of a moist cornbread using sour cream sounded delicious.  I decided that cornbread...

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Fresh Gelato at Costco

Costco 4649 Morena BlvdSan Diego, CA 92117(858) 490-5400 From the people who brought you churros over a footlong for $1, 1/4 pound hot dog and drink for $1.50, large frozen yogurt for $1.35, huge...

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Weekend BBQ

Little Brother has been wanting to have a bbq for a while, and we finally got around to it this weekend.  It also just so happened that seriouseats.com was having as their weekend challenge...

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Lapperts Revisit

Lapperts Ice Cream & Coffee12265 Scripps Poway ParkwaySan Diego, CA 92064http://www.lapperts.com After trying out Nothing Bundt Cakes last weekend, I had to stop by Lapperts Ice Cream, which is located in the same plaza. ...

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Sushi Deli 3

Sushi Deli 37986 Armour StSan Diego, CA 92111(858) 292-5515 I was introduced to Sushi Deli 2, SD3's sister location downtown during college.  Super cheap rolls and drink specials= big fan.  And while my college...

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Coconut Macaroons Two Ways

A while back I made coconut macaroons for the first time, using a very simple recipe.  You can read my previous post here.  Since then I have been looking at other various coconut macaroon...